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Motorcyclist killed in Raleigh

Posted November 3, 2013

— A motorcyclist is dead after a wreck early Sunday in north Raleigh.

Police said Kevin Wesley Freeze, 42, lost control of the motorcycle while traveling on the ramp leading from Wake Forest Road to northbound Capital Boulevard just before 2:30 a.m.

Freeze hit a road sign and died at the scene.

Further details weren't available Sunday.

A police spokesman said a wreck report hasn't been completed.


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  • SeaDog Nov 4, 2013

    RIP fellow rider.

  • HANS FOR PRESIDENT!!!!! JK Nov 4, 2013

    Nothing good comes from riding a motorcycle at that early in the morning.


    Unless he was on his way to/from work or something of the like. He crashed 30 minutes after bars stop serving but that doesn't mean he was doing anything wrong, including being on his motorcycle. Daytime is when most people are out and about, not all people

  • rescuefan Nov 4, 2013

    If you are headed south on Wake Forest Road going towards downtown, where Wake Forest splits, to the right it feeds into Capital Blvd south and the the left it feeds into Capital Blvd north. The left split is where it happened, we saw the spot yesterday when we drove by.

    How sad for his loved ones!

  • kdnole Nov 4, 2013

    I was out that night but not that late riding. The wind was blowing a lot of leaves onto the road and with some rain it's like riding on ice. I'm confused where this was because it sounds like it was near Bobby Murray Chevy.
    RIP Brother

  • mojbridingrb Nov 4, 2013

    Nothing good comes from riding a motorcycle at that early in the morning.

  • outhousecat Nov 4, 2013

    Same thing happened to a friend of mine, except she only lost her leg, not her life.

    Prayers for his loved ones and family.

  • Paul M Nov 4, 2013

    R.I.P Brother