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Motorcycle rider charged after hit by BMW

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Ryan Phillip Tettenburn (Source: Wilmington Police Dept.) Ryan Phillip Tettenburn (Source: Wilmington Police Dept.)
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

A motorcycle rider involved in an accident Saturday afternoon near the intersection of Market Street and Forest Hills Drive is facing charges.

Police said the investigation revealed a BMW had merged into the motorcycle, causing the accident.

But according to police, 35-year-old Ryan Phillip Tettenburn was charged with felony hit and run for leaving the scene without giving his information to officers.

Police said Tettenburn was uncooperative when officers arrived on the scene and left the area after.

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