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Motorcyclist killed in Harnett County crash

December 19, 2018

One person was killed following a Tuesday night crash in Harnett County.

Authorities said a motorcycle and pick-up truck collided on Shady Grove Road in Spring Lake just before 8:30 p.m.

The motorcycle rider was pronounced dead at the scene.

The truck was traveling east on Shady Grove Road and tried to pass another vehicle. The truck hit the motorcyclist, who was traveling west, head on.

Authorities said the pick-up truck caught fire at the scene, but it was not clear if anybody inside was injured.

Authorities said the accident remains under investigation and charges are possible.

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