Moped wreck victim was not wearing helmet, according to THP

Staff Report

A Michie man was killed in a moped wreck last Saturday afternoon, according to the Tennessee Highway Patrol.

Richard Jones, 59, was travelling westbound on Gin Road in Hardin County at about 5:30 p.m. when he lost control of the moped while going around a curve..

The moped slid and Jones, who was not wearing a helmet, hit his head on the pavement.