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.

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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.

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The driver remains in critical condition at an area hospital.

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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.

CBS Baltimore Staff