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Moped Collides With Vehicle, Injuring Teen

Mon 8-3-2015 IA"], ["300 18th St Spirit Lake

(Spirit Lake)-- A Spirit Lake teen was injured Sunday evening when a moped she was driving collided with a vehicle.

Police say the driver of the moped, 15-year-old Madison Meyer of Spirit Lake, was pulling out of the Kum 'n Go parking lot onto Highways 9 and 71 when she traveled into the path of an eastbound vehicle driven by 43-year-old Denise Allen of Dunnell, Minnesota.

Meyer was taken by ambulance to Lakes Regional Healthcare; no injuries were reported to Allen. 

Meyer was cited with failure to yield. 

$1,000 in damage was estimated to the moped driven by Meyer; damage to a 2006 Chevrolet driven by Allen was estimated at $2,700. 

The collision took place shortly before 7:30 p.m.