SPRING LAKE, N.C. (WNCN) – A man died in a crash involving a motorcycle in Spring Lake Monday afternoon, police said.
The wreck was reported just after 1:50 p.m. in the 700 block of N.C. 87/North Bragg Boulevard, according to a news release from Spring Lake police.
The crash involved a tractor-trailer and a motorcycle, the news release said.
According to police, officers and EMS workers arrived at the scene and found a man lying unresponsive in the road. The man was identified on Tuesday as David William Clark. He was pronounced dead at the scene by EMS.
The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured.
Traffic was backed up along North Bragg Boulevard for hours while the road was closed during the investigation of the crash.
Police said the road reopened around 4:20 p.m.
The crash is still under investigation and no charges have been filed at this time.