Denton, NC (April 14, 2021) – A motorcyclist was killed in a crash that took place in Lexington on Wednesday, April 14th. The collision took place around 2:00 p.m. on North Carolina Highway 8 near the South Main Street Extension.
The North Carolina State Highway Patrol responded to the accident scene. According to a report from troopers, an SUV arrived at the intersection. The driver failed to stop at a stop sign and entered the roadway where he collided with a motorcycle that was traveling northbound on N.C. 8. The motorcyclist was thrown from the bike and died at the crash scene. The SUV driver was taken to Lexington Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries.
The deceased victim has not been identified at this time. Charges are pending the outcome of the investigation. No further information is available.
We wish to offer our most sincere condolences to the victim’s family following this fatal motorcycle crash on N.C. Highway 8 in Denton.
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