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Motorcyclist Injured In Wreck With Truck

Posted November 18, 2004 10:19 a.m. EST

— Police are investigating a wreck involving a truck and a motorcycle in Raleigh that happened just after midnight on Creedmoor Road.

Police said the motorcycle hit the truck and spun out of control.

The driver of the motorcycle, Michael Northrop, 23, is listed in critical condition at WakeMed.

The truck driver, Andrew Karch, 22, of Raleigh, is charged with DWI and failure to yield right-of-way.

Northbound lanes of Creedmoor Road were closed while officers cleared the scene.