One dead after moped strikes telephone pole in Fayetteville

Cumberland County News

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) – One person is dead after their moped collided with a telephone pole in Fayetteville early Saturday morning.

Dennis R. Lee, 30, was travelling on Fort Bragg Road near Churchill Drive when his 2013 Bay Moped left the roadway and hit the pole at 5:15 a.m., police said. The driver died at the scene.

Fort Bragg Road was closed between Wendover Drive and Churchill Drive, but all lanes have been re-opened as of 9:07 a.m. However, an investigation into the cause of the crash is still being investigated by police despite the reopening.

CBS 17 will update this article as more information becomes available.

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