CLEARWATER, Fla. (WFLA) – The Clearwater Police Department and Clearwater Fire & Rescue are currently on the scene of a car versus moped crash.

According to police, the crash happened just after 6:20 p.m. in the 1400 block of Hillcrest Avenue.

Police say a man riding the moped was taken to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg as a trauma alert with life-threatening injures.

Hillcrest Avenue is shut down in the area of the crash.

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