Peters Creek Parkway in Winston-Salem reopens after scooter driver hit by car

Portion of Peters Creek Parkway in Winston-Salem shut down (Winston-Salem police)

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A portion of Peters Creek Parkway in Winston-Salem was closed for several hours Tuesday morning after a scooter driver was hit by a vehicle, according to Winston-Salem police.

The incident happened around 6:30 a.m. when the moped was traveling north on Peters Creek Parkway. A car, driving behind the moped, collided with the rear of the scooter.

The moped driver was taken to a local hospital and is being treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the crash, police say.

Anyone with additional information about the crash is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800.