UPDATE: One in hospital with serious injuries after accident in Roanoke City

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Police say a van and moped collided at Fresno Street and Cove Road around 6:26 p.m. Thursday night.

The driver of the van was arrested for DUI.

The driver of the moped is currently at the hospital with serious injuries.

The passenger riding on the back of the moped was also taken to the hospital to get checked out for any injuries but is expected to be okay.


Police are still on the scene of an accident in Roanoke City.

The accident happened around 6:24 p.m. Thursday night, at the intersection of Cove Road and Fresno Street

At least one person has been taken to the hospital.

Right now, Cove Road is blocked from Golfside Avenue to Wellsley Street. Drivers are being detoured.

Please check back for updates as this is a developing story.