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Moped driver killed in early-morning wreck in Durham

Posted June 20, 2015

— An 18-year-old died early Saturday after a wreck involving a moped and a car in west Durham, police said.

According to investigators, Robbie Cash was driving a moped on Hillsborough Road at about 2 a.m. when he was hit by a 2009 Acura TSX near the intersection with Neal Road.

Cash was taken to a hospital, where he later died.

Zachary Holcomb, the driver of the Acura, was not hurt, police said. No charges have been filed.

The accident remains under investigation.


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  • John Jones Jun 21, 2015
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    I know this family and sadly the kids father passed away less than 6 months ago.

  • Kenneth Brewer Jun 21, 2015
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    The guy was killed. What is wrong with you?

  • Al Smith Jun 20, 2015
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    Blah blah share the road and all that. But riding a moped at 2am is not the best idea.

  • Dorinda Hayes Jun 20, 2015
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    I sure hope he wasn't right on top of this 18 year old kid, like I see people doing all the time.