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Apex man charged in fatal motorcycle crash

Posted July 4, 2020 10:16 p.m. EDT
Updated July 23, 2020 7:21 a.m. EDT

— An Apex man has been charged after a fatal motorcycle crash Saturday night.

The crash took place in front of a Walmart on N.C. Highway 55 at around 9:30 p.m.

David Milton Owens, 51, of Apex, the driver of a red Prius, was charged with felony death by motor vehicle and driving while impaired.

David Milton Owens

The motorcyclist, Cedric Simmons, 33, of Fuquay-Varina, was transported to a nearby hospital as a trauma code. He was pronounced dead on the way to the hospital.

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