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BSL Police investigate crash involving motorcycle, tractor trailer


BOILING SPRING LAKES, NC (WWAY) -- Boiling Spring Lakes Police are investigating a traffic crash this morning that seriously injured a woman on NC 87/George II Highway just inside of the city limits.

At about 7:40 a.m. officers were dispatched to a crash between a motorcycle and a tractor trailer. Investigators say the operator of the motorcycle was Vicki Sullivan Bishop, 53, of Boiling Spring Lakes. Crews took Bishop to New Hanover Regional Medical Center. The driver of the tractor trailer, Dennis Earl Jones, 42, was not hurt in the collision.

Police say the motorcycle was traveling north on NC 87 when it collided with the tractor trailer which was traveling south.

Investigators are still trying to figure out what caused the crash. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Boiling Spring Lakes Police Department at (910) 845-2247.

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Prayers are being sent up

Prayers are being sent up for Vickie and her family.