Sep 19, 2022

Man hospitalized after SUV strikes a moped in Manhattan

Posted Sep 19, 2022 4:55 PM

RILEY COUNTY —One person was injured in an accident just after 4p.m. Sunday in Manhattan.

According to the Riley County Police Department activity report, a 2007 a 2007 Saturn Vue driven by Kiara Islam, 18, of Manhattan turned onto Old Claflin Road and struck a 2021 Genuine moped driven by Hunter Chambers, 19, of Round Rock, Texas who was southbound on N. Manhattan Avenue.

EMS transported Chambers to Via Christi and later to Stormont Vail in Topeka for treatment of severe injuries.