Motorcyclist killed in crash on Wendover Avenue in Greensboro


GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) – on Friday according to a Greensboro Police Department news release.

At 8:49 p.m., officers responded when they were told about a crash with injuries at the intersection of East Wendover Avenue and Gatewood Avenue.

The crash involved a Nissan Frontier and a motorcycle. The person on the motorcycle died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.

The driver of the Nissan Frontier, Clarence Meachem, 79, of Gibsonville, has been charged with fail to yield right of way to a motorcycle and misdemeanor death by vehicle.   

East Wendover Avenue was closed for several hours but has since been re-opened.

The investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Greensboro/Guilford Crime Stoppers at (336) 373-1000. Citizens can also download the mobile P3tips app for Apple or Android phones to submit a mobile tip, or go to to submit a web tip. All tips to Crime Stoppers are completely anonymous.

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