Durham, NC (September 28, 2020) – A motorcyclist suffered injuries in a hit-and-run crash that took place in Durham on Sunday, September 27th. The crash happened along Angier Avenue near the intersection with Pleasant Drive.
According to reports from the Durham Police Department, a Honda Accord was traveling westbound on Angier when the car attempted to make a left turn onto Pleasant Drive. Officers say that the car turned left, failing to yield the right of way to the oncoming motorcyclist, and caused a collision between the two vehicles. The Honda driver fled the scene after hitting the motorcycle.
The motorcyclist, identified as Juan Lopez of Morrisville, was taken to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. Police are still searching for the Honda driver at this time. There is no additional information regarding the crash.