First Alert Traffic: Accident involving moped on Fruitville Rd in Sarasota

First Alert Traffic: Accident involving moped on Fruitville Rd in Sarasota

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - An accident involving a moped on Fruitville Road is causing traffic delays in both directions.

The crash happened shortly before 4pm at Fruitville and Lime between a moped and a vehicle. The driver of the vehicle stayed on scene and police say is cooperating with officers.

An accident on Fruitville Rd and Lime Avenue in Sarasota.
An accident on Fruitville Rd and Lime Avenue in Sarasota. (Source: SmartTrafficInfo.org)

The driver of the moped was taken by trauma alert to Sarasota Memorial Hospital.

Traffic traveling east out of downtown was backed up and westbound traffic was diverted to other routes while police investigated.

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