Motorcyclist dies after collision in Raleigh involving SUV
Posted June 23, 2014
Updated June 24, 2014
Raleigh, N.C. — A Raleigh man died Monday afternoon following a collision involving his motorcycle and an SUV.
According to a wreck report, the accident happened around 1:15 p.m., when Robert Jim Emerson Bates, 57, tried to turn left from Edenburgh Road onto northbound Glenwood Avenue.
Bates, of 305 Lynwood Lane, failed to yield to the SUV, which was traveling south on Glenwood, and the vehicles collided, according to the report.
Bates was taken to a local hospital, where police say he died.
There have been no charges filed in the case.