Motorcyclist killed in single vehicle crash in Fayetteville


FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (WNCN) – Authorities say a motorcycle ran off the roadway and struck a utility pole on Raeford Road near South Raeford Road Friday night.

The driver was ejected from the motorcycle in the crash that was reported just after 11:35 p.m.

Emergency Medical personnel pronounced the motorcyclist deceased at the scene.

The motorcyclist has been identified as has been identified as 31-year-old David Hughes Jr., of the 200 block of Barrow Court in Raeford. Hughes was operating a 2015 BMW motorcycle.

The two outbound lanes on Raeford Road, between Rayconda Road and Bentridge Lane, were closed while the Fayetteville Police Department’s Traffic Unit investigated the crash.

Anyone with information on this crash is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 910-483-8477.

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