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Motorcyclist Dies In Fayetteville Accident

Posted July 25, 2005 7:52 a.m. EDT

— A motorcyclist died Sunday in an accident in Fayetteville.

State troopers say Daniel Quakenbush was speeding on Collier's Chapel Church Road when he lost control around a curve. Quakenbush hit a mailbox and a ditch and was thrown 17 feet.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers say he was traveling 75 in a 55 mph zone. No charges will be filed in the accident.