Motorcyclist killed in Raleigh wreck
Posted August 31, 2013
Raleigh, N.C. — A 52-year-old Raleigh man died Saturday after injuries he sustained in a wreck on Wake Forest Road near Creekside Drive, Raleigh police said.
According to investigators, Bradley Lawrence Pelletier was driving his Harley Davidson motorcycle north on Wake Forest Road at about 12:15 a.m. when he was hit by a car driven by Lakesiha Yolanda Jones, of Sanford.
Jones, who was traveling southbound on Wake Forest Road, was attempting to turn left onto Creekside Drive when she hit Pelletier. Witnesses told police Pelletier had a green light.
Emergency crews took Pelletier to WakeMed, where he died from his injuries.
Jones, 25, was charged with DWI and failure to yield the right of way.
No other information was released.