Motorcyclist killed in Wilkes County after crossing center line, colliding with SUV, according to Highway Patrol

Piedmont Triad News

WILKESBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — A crash involving a motorcycle and an SUV has left one person dead in Wilkesboro.

Just before 4:00 p.m. Sunday, highway patrol investigated a crash on NC 18 in Wilkes County.

According to troopers, a motorcycle traveling north drove left of center while taking a sharp curve, colliding with a Toyota RAV4.

The motorcyclist died at the scene. The driver of the Toyota was not injured.

Troopers do not believe speeding or impairment were factors in the crash.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


get the app

My FOX8 News App

Follow FOX8 on Twitter