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Winston-Salem man dies after crashing moped

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Peters Creek Parkway

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.– A driver died in the hospital after he crashed his moped on Peters Creek Parkway Friday night.

Marlon Barber, 59, ran off the road in the 1300 block of Peters Creek Parkway and hit a median, according to police.

Police said Barber was thrown from his moped and sustained serious injuries.

Barber was transported to an area hospital where he died due to the injuries sustained in the crash, according to hospital personnel.

The investigation is on-going.

Winston-Salem police said that this is the 16th traffic fatality for 2015, compared to 9 at the same time in 2014