Person killed in wreck involving tractor-trailer, motorcycle in Forsyth County

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FORSYTH COUNTY, N.C. — One person is dead after a wreck in northern Forsyth County Friday afternoon.

The wreck happened shortly before 4 p.m. at the intersection of N.C. 65 and Pine Hall Road.

Highway Patrol said a tractor-trailer was traveling south on Pine Hall Road and started to make a left turn onto N.C. 65. A motorcycle driven by 29-year-old Billy Michael Manuel, of Germanton, crashed into tractor-trailer as it was in the process of making the turn.

Manuel was killed instantly, Highway Patrol said.

No charges have been filed at this time but Highway Patrol said they are still investigating.

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