Person killed in crash involving motorcycle in Iredell County

Person killed in crash involving motorcycle in Iredell County

IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) - Troopers say one person was killed in a crash involving a motorcycle in Iredell County Tuesday night.

According to North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the incident happened near Highway 3 and Johnson Dairy Road.

Officials say a BMW attempted to turn left onto Johnson Dairy Road and failed to yield to the right of way, colliding with the motorcycle.

The driver of the motorcycle Shawn Clifton Soules, 47, died on the scene. The driver of the BMW was not injured.

Officials say the driver of the BMW was wearing a seat belt and impairment is not suspected. The victim was wearing a helmet and excessive speed or impairment is not suspected.

Troopers will investigate to determine if any charges will be filed.

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