PINELLAS PARK, Fla. (WFLA) – One person was hospitalized with serious injuries after a car hit their moped in Pinellas Park on Tuesday morning.

Police responded to a crash involving a moped and a sedan at the intersection of 62nd Avenue and 39th Street around 6:30 a.m. Police said both vehicles remained at the scene.

The rider of the moped suffered serious injuries, according to police.

The intersection is expected to stay closed for several hours. Drivers are being told to seek alternate routes.

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