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Motorcyclist Dies After Collision With Police Car

Posted August 30, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— A motorcyclist is dead after he crashed into a Cary police officer's car.

The incident happened just after 5 p.m. Thursday on East Chatham Street in Cary.

Troopers say 23-year-old Jonathan Lucas of Apex swerved to get around traffic and crashed head-on into the police cruiser. He was pronounced dead on arrival at WakeMed.

The police officer was not injured.