Man killed in Raleigh motorcycle crash
Posted November 27
Updated November 28
Raleigh, N.C. — One man was killed Sunday evening in a single-vehicle wreck in Raleigh.
Raleigh police responded to the crash involving a motorcycle on Western Boulevard just before 6:40 p.m.
The driver of the motorcycle, Peter Traylor, 49, of Cary, was killed in the crash.
Traylor was wearing a helmet, police said, but he was completely ejected from the motorcycle when it struck the curb and hit a tree.
Westbound lanes of Western Boulevard were closed between South Boylan Avenue and the vicinity of Central Prison for about three hours.
The crash is under investigation.