Police say 20-year old Sophie Maxey was riding her moped by Windmill Lane in Huntington when she apparently lost control and struck a tree in front of 65 Windmill Lane.A college student from England was seriously injured when her moped she was riding was involved in a crash with a vehicle on Long Island Saturday.
Maxey, who is from England and attends Dartmouth College in New Hampshire, sustained serious life-threatening injuries according to police and was taken by EMS to Huntington Hospital.
The moped was impounded by police for a safety check. Police say an investigation is continuing.
Police ask anyone with information about this incident to contact the Second Squad at 631-854-8252 or call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS (8477).