Man injured in moped-car collision

JASPER — A Jasper man was injured after being thrown from a moped in an accident Saturday.

Kyle Schepers, 31, was traveling east on 47th Street while Ricky Holt, 62, of Mitchell, was traveling south on Newton Street. Schepers failed to yield the right of way to Holt at the intersection, and the two collided.

Schepers was transported to Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center by EMS for injuries to his head and arm. The front bumper, hood and windshield of Holt’s vehicle was damaged. Schepers was cited with failure to yield the right of way.

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