An Owensboro man is dead after police say the moped he was riding on was struck Monday afternoon by an SUV. According to the Owensboro Police Department, it happened around 12:30pm and resulted in the area of 4th and Locust being closed for a period of time. The man on the moped, as well as the driver of the Ford Explorer, 66-year-old Wuilliam Libs, were both turning from 4th to Locust when Libs’ SUV clipped the moped going around the corner. The name of the moped rider has not been released. He was taken to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The accident remains under investigation.