2 on motorcycle killed in crash with SUV in Fayetteville

Cumberland County News

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) — A motorcyclist and that person’s passenger died in a crash with an SUV on Sunday afternoon in Fayetteville, police said.

UPDATE: Fayetteville police ID man, woman killed in crash involving motorcycle, SUV

The wreck closed Bunce Road between Portsmouth Drive and Pleasant Street while police investigated, according to a Fayetteville police news release.

The incident was reported just after 5:20 p.m. along Bunce Road near St Louis Street, police said.

The crash happened as the motorcyclist was on Bunce Road heading toward Raeford Road while the SUV was on Bunce Road heading toward Cliffdale Road, police said.

The motorcyclist died at the scene. The passenger of the motorcycle died later, according to police.

The driver of the SUV was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The identities of those involved are being withheld until immediate family members can be notified, police said.

No other details have been released.

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