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Wilmington teenager killed in a motorcycle accident

Posted by Debra Worley - email

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - A motorcycle accident left a teenager dead in Wilmington Wednesday afternoon.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, an 18-year-old was driving a Suzuki motorcycle on North Front Street when a blue Nissan Xterra made a left turn in front of the motorcycle.

The motorcycle ran into the right side of the SUV.

The driver of the motorcycle was transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center when he was later pronounced dead.

His name will not be released until his family is notified.

The driver of the SUV was not injured.  No word on whether charges have been filed.

 

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