Motorcycle rider sent to hospital after crashing into flat-bed trailer

Published: Jun. 13, 2013 at 2:42 AM EDT|Updated: Jun. 17, 2013 at 2:42 AM EDT
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BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WECT) – A motorcycle crash sent one man to the hospital with serious injuries Wednesday night.

Authorities said Jamie Crocker crashed his motorcycle into a flat-bed trailer pulled by a pickup truck near the entrance of "Planet Fun" on Bridgers Road in Shallotte around 8:45 p.m.

The 22-year-old was taken to New Hanover Regional Medical Center with serious injuries to his leg. Authorities say the injuries do not appear to be life threatening.

The pick-up driver, 45-year-old Anthony Murray, has been charged with failure to yield the right of way.

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