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Rider dies in Fayetteville motorcycle crash

Posted May 26, 2014 10:58 p.m. EDT
Updated May 27, 2014 10:57 a.m. EDT

— A motorcyclist died Monday after losing control of his bike on Owen Drive in Fayetteville and crashing, police said.

Jordan Alexander Breitweiser, 27, of Bunnlevel, was trying to round a turn near the intersection of Owen Drive near Player Avenue just after 7:30 p.m. when the crash occurred, police said.

He died at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center.

Westbound lanes of Owen Drive between the All American Freeway and Raeford Road were closed while police investigated the crash.