Man dies after motorcycle crash in Dare County

Posted at 10:21 PM, May 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-29 22:21:17-04

DARE Co., N.C. – A motorcycle crash on US-264 near Stumpy Point left a man dead early Wednesday morning.

North Carolina State Police say the crash happened around 6 a.m.

Authorities say the motorcyclist, identified as 31-year-old Issac Gibbs of Wanchese, North Carolina, was traveling eastbound on US-264 when he lost control and hit a guard rail on the right side of the highway.

It is not known if speed or alcohol was a factor in the crash, which is still under investigation.

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