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Authorities: Man killed in crash on stolen motorcycle

Posted August 15, 2010 9:30 p.m. EDT

— Authorities said a Henderson man was killed Saturday evening while driving a stolen motorcycle.

Clyde Warren Wilson, 37, of 9707 N.C. Highway 39, was riding on Interstate 85 near the East Andrews Avenue Exit when he crashed the motorcycle and was hit by passing vehicles, authorities said.

Wilson was speeding and driving recklessly at the time of the crash, authorities said.

No charges will be filed in the crash.

Vance County sheriff’s deputies said the motorcycle Wilson was riding was reported stolen.