MIDDLE RIVER, Md. (WJZ) — A woman was critically injured when she was struck while riding a moped in Middle River.
Baltimore County Police responded to the intersection of Eastern Boulevard and Old Eastern Avenue around 5:30 a.m. on Thursday.READ MORE: Baltimore Mayor Says Vaccine ‘Difference Between Life and Death’ As Some City Neighborhoods Only 30% Vaccinated; Mayor, Governor Say No New Restrictions For Now
The driver of a 2018 Yongfu moped failed to stop at a red traffic light and entered the intersection. The driver of a 2015 Ford Fusion struck the moped and left the scene without rendering aid, police said.READ MORE: Police Investigating Fatal Shooting Of Kevin Glendenning At Royal Farms In Rosedale
The driver remains in critical condition at an area hospital.MORE NEWS: Baltimore Police Searching For Suspects In Multiple Federal Hill Armed Robberies
Officers arrested the driver of the Ford, 23-year-old Taijah Aremoni Pope and charged them with with failure to immediately return and remain at the scene of an accident involving bodily injury.