A Nappanee man told Elkhart County police a gust blew his moped off the road Friday afternoon, as he was riding east on C.R. 50, east of C.R. 21.
Gregory Shephard said a strong north wind blew his 2011 Tomos Nitro moped off the south side of the road about 2:20 p.m.
Shephard, 21, was taken to IU Goshen Health Hospital for treatment of hip pain.