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Motorcyclist dies in Fayetteville wreck

Posted March 6, 2012 4:31 p.m. EST
Updated March 7, 2012 11:18 a.m. EST

— A motorcyclist died Tuesday afternoon after colliding with a pickup on Raeford Road, Fayetteville police said.

Edward Greiner Jr., 32, of Tarentum, Pa., collided with a Ford F150 as the pickup turned left into the Westpark Apartments complex at Laneridge Way at about 1 p.m., police said.

Greiner was pronounced dead at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

The pickup driver, Charles Madison, 63, of South Parker Church Road in Raeford, was charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle, police said. He wasn't injured in the collision.