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Motorcyclist killed in Cary

Posted July 11, 2008
Updated July 13, 2008

— A motorcyclist died after a wreck involving a car on U.S. Highway 1 in Cary on Friday night, police said.

Around 7:15 p.m., a motorcycle entering the highway from Cary Parkway collided with a car on U.S. 1 North, Capt. Michael Williams said.

The motorcyclist, Amy Grisham, 42, of Cary, was transported to WakeMed, where she was pronounced dead.

No one in the car was injured.

The cause of wreck remained under investigation on Saturday night.

At one point, all lanes of U.S. 1 were closed while crews worked the scene. The highway was reopened by 12:30 a.m. on Saturday.

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  • jimmycrackcorn Jul 14, 2008

    RIP, fellow rider. Sad story.
    Not sure if I know her or not but we all share a love of riding.

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