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Man killed after woman sideswipes motorcycle on I-77

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

One person is dead after two motorcycles collided on Interstate 85 near the Statesville exit of Interstate 77.

State Highway patrol says it happened around 4:00 p.m on Sunday.

They say it appears a woman on a motorcycle sideswiped a man on his motorcycle. He went over the side of the overpass and died on scene.

The woman, Jennifer Lynn Hendrix, 38, of Fayetteville, was taken to the hospital.

Nick Prianos Jr., 47, of Fayetteville, was pronounced dead.

Traffic was backed up for hours.

The crash remains under investigation.

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