14-year-old dies after wreck on dirt bike

Staff ReportsApril 20, 2009 

A 14-year-old boy has died from injuries he received Sunday afternoon when he drove an off-road motorcycle into the path of a pickup truck in Johnston County.

Brandon Spence of 8851 N.C. 50, Benson, died at WakeMed, where he was taken following the accident.

The accident took place Sunday afternoon when the boy drove onto N.C. 50 from a private driveway near Pleasant Coats Road, near McGee's Crossroad, Patrol Sgt. C.A. White said. The pickup driver was not charged.

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