Man Cited For Riding Moped On Route 290 In Northboro

NORTHBORO (CBS) – A man was cited for riding his moped near Exit 24 on Route 290 in Northboro on Thursday.

The 61-year-old, who is from Boston, reportedly told police, “How else could I get from Boston to Brimfield?”

Police said they cited the man for operating a moped on a restricted way.

“These roads are dangerous and not for pedestrians or excluded vehicles,” State Police said in a Tweet on Thursday.

‎They also warned the man of numerous other potential violations and hazards of illegally riding on the highway.

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  1. BH says:

    The 61-year-old, who is from Boston, reportedly told police, “How else could I get from Boston to Brimfield?”

    Uh…………car?

    1. robd says:

      But he doesn’t have a car.

      The answer is non-highway roads that mopeds are legal on.

  2. concierge desk says:

    somewhere a village isn’t missing another of its idiots. by the way, he could take a bus to sturbridge and then a cab to brimfield.

  3. Peg says:

    Nest time use Rte 20 – it runs all the way into Brimfield

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