Man charged in fatal Durham motorcycle crash

December 20, 2018

Durham police are searching for a man charged in connection with a fatal crash Wednesday morning.

Police said a Toyota Tundra pick-up truck driven by Saul Aguilar Lopez, 39, was making a left turn onto Lawson Street at about 6:30 a.m. when it collided with a motorcycle driven by Tyrone Royster, 51, of Durham.

Royster was pronounced dead at the scene.

Lopez was charged Wednesday afternoon with misdemeanor death by vehicle, driving without a license and failure to yield to the right of way.

Anybody with information on Lopez’s whereabouts is asked to call Durham police at 919-560-4935 or 919-560-4427.

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