Motorcyclist killed in Stanly County crash, troopers say

Motorcyclist killed in Stanly County crash, troopers say

STANLY COUNTY, N.C. — A motorcyclist was killed Wednesday night near Stanfield in Stanly County, Highway Patrol troopers said.

A pickup truck was stopped on North Renee Ford Road waiting to turn onto David Lane when the motorcycle hit the truck from behind.

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The motorcyclist failed to reduce speed before the collision, which happened just after 6 p.m., troopers said.