BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A Brunswick County deputy is facing charges after a crash Monday afternoon that killed a motorcyclist.
The accident happened on Old Ocean Highway and Shingle Tree near Calabash.
Highway Patrol says the deputy, who has not yet been identified, is charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle and failure to yield.
Highway Patrol says the victim is Thomas Varney of Virginia.
Alcohol and drugs are not believed to be involved.