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Man dies in Durham motorcycle wreck

Spencer Abersold, 54, was driving his motorcycle south on the highway when a van turned in front of him, troopers said. Abersold collided with the van.

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DURHAM, N.C. — A Durham man was killed Sunday after a motorcycle wreck on Old Oxford Highway, the Durham Highway Patrol said.

Spencer Abersold, 54, was driving his motorcycle south on the highway when a van turned in front of him, troopers said. Abersold collided with the van.

Abersold died at Duke Hospital.

The driver of the van, Angelo Moore, 40, was not injured. A young boy, who was a passenger in the van, was taken to the hospital for non life-threatening injuries.

Charges are pending.

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