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Pender County bicyclist dies after collision with vehicle

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
BURGAW, NC (WECT) -

A bicyclist died after he was hit by a vehicle in Burgaw last week, according to police officials.

Jim Hock, chief of the Burgaw Police Department, said the accident happened Monday, Oct. 30 in the area of Henry Brown Road and Pine Street.

Etison Jordan, of Burgaw, was riding his bicycle west on Henry Brown Road when he was hit from behind by a vehicle driven by Rakeim Martin, of Burgaw.

Jordan was taken to Pender Memorial Hospital and eventually airlifted to New Hanover Regional Medical Center for treatment.

Jordan's family informed police that he passed away on Nov. 6.

Martin was charged with failure to maintain lane control

Burgaw police are still investigating the incident.

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