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Motorcyclist dies in Morrisville wreck

Posted March 19, 2010 10:14 p.m. EDT
Updated March 20, 2010 6:58 a.m. EDT

— A motorcyclist traveling 115 mph died in a wreck on Davis Drive in Morrisville Friday evening, according to the state Highway Patrol.

Troopers said that Reemas Joel Burris, 40, of Durham, crossed a median and struck a vehicle near Kit Creek Road shortly before 8 p.m. He was thrown from the motorcycle and then hit another vehicle.

Burris died of his injuries.

Troopers said that no charges will be filed.