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Raleigh Police seek driver who struck moped

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RALEIGH, N.C. -

A Raleigh man was hit on his motor scooter Friday night on Western Boulevard, and police are looking for the driver who fled the scene.

Shortly after 10:30 p.m. Friday, Brian John Moore, 28, of Raleigh was riding a motor scooter traveling east on Western Boulevard when he was struck from behind by a vehicle that fled the scene. The car involved was described as light-colored, newer-model, four-door sedan. It likely will have front-end damage as a result of the crash, police said.

Moore was transported to WakeMed for treatment of serious injuries sustained in the collision.

Police are asking anyone with information that might assist investigators to contact police. Anonymous tips can be provided by calling  (919) 834-HELP or by going to www.raleighcrimestoppers.org for instructions on how to report a tip online or by text message.

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