A moped accident on Nantucket Tuesday afternoon claimed the life of the operator.
The Inquirer and Mirror says police were called to the scene on Madaket Road, just past the entrance to the D.P.W. Headquarters, around 1:30 P.M.
Police officials say the male operator, who was in his 40’s, was later pronounced dead at Nantucket Cottage Hospital.
The female passenger was treated at the hospital for injuries sustained in the accident.....her condition is unknown at this time.
The names of the victims have not been released....... Nantucket Police are investigating the fatal accident.