Motorcyclist killed in traffic collision in Raleigh - WNCT

Motorcyclist killed in Raleigh traffic collision

Posted: Updated:
Lakesiha Yolanda Jones, 25, was attempting to turn left onto Creekside Drive when she hit Pelletier. Lakesiha Yolanda Jones, 25, was attempting to turn left onto Creekside Drive when she hit Pelletier.
RALEIGH, N.C. -

A Raleigh man died Saturday after injuries he sustained in a collision while riding a motorcycle on Wake Forest Road, Raleigh police said. 

Police said Bradley Lawrence Pelletier, 52, was driving his Harley Davidson motorcycle on Wake Forest Road near Creekside Drive at about 12:15 a.m. when he was hit by a car.

Lakesiha Yolanda Jones, 25, was attempting to turn left onto Creekside Drive when she hit Pelletier.

A police report said witnesses told police Pelletier had a green light. 

Pelletier was taken to WakeMed where he died later from his injuries. 

Jones, of Sanford, was charged with DWI and failure to yield the right of way.

 

  • Wake CountyMore>>

  • Cary Police release sketch of man accused of sexual assault

    Cary Police release sketch of man accused of sexual assault

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 1:21 PM EDT2014-04-16 17:21:35 GMT
    Sketch of man accused of sexual assault in CarySketch of man accused of sexual assault in Cary
    Cary police have released a sketch of the man accused of sexually assaulting a young woman Saturday.At about 9 a.m. Saturday, police responded to the Hawthorne at the Parkway complex in Cary, where the 20-year-old woman reported that a man who had been behind her in traffic followed her home, pulled up to her in the parking lot and warned her of damage to her vehicle.After thanking him she headed to her apartment, where the same man pushed her inside as she was unlocking the door.The suspect ...
    Cary police have released a sketch of the man accused of sexually assaulting a young woman Saturday.At about 9 a.m. Saturday, police responded to the Hawthorne at the Parkway complex in Cary, where the 20-year-old woman reported that a man who had been behind her in traffic followed her home, pulled up to her in the parking lot and warned her of damage to her vehicle.After thanking him she headed to her apartment, where the same man pushed her inside as she was unlocking the door.The suspect ...
  • 2 more charged in Wake Forest kidnapping case

    2 more charged in Wake Forest kidnapping case

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 1:00 PM EDT2014-04-16 17:00:50 GMT
    Two more people have been charged in the case of Frank Janssen, who was kidnapped in Wake Forest.
    Two more people have been charged in the case of Frank Janssen, who was kidnapped in Wake Forest.
  • Committee weighs how to protect water in Jordan Lake

    Committee weighs how to protect water in Jordan Lake

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 12:35 PM EDT2014-04-16 16:35:09 GMT
    The threat of pollution in Jordan Lake has stirred up debate in the Triangle and the Triad.
    The threat of pollution in Jordan Lake has stirred up debate in the Triangle and the Triad.
Powered by WorldNow

3221 South Evans Street
Greenville N.C. 27834

Telephone: 252.355.8500
Fax: 252.355.8568
Email: newsdesk@wnct.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.