Chesapeake man dies in motorcycle accident in North Carolina

Posted at 4:12 PM, May 31, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-01 12:41:32-04

Currituck County, N.C. – A man from Chesapeake died in a motorcycle accident in North Carolina early Sunday morning.

According to the North Carolina Highway Patrol, 43-year-old Christopher Rivera was driving north on Caratoke Highway around 6 a.m.  when the accident occurred.

Rivera was driving a 2002 Harley Davidson when he went off road and was ejected from his bike.

He was pronounced dead on scene.

The cause of the accident is under investigation.