Breaking News: Motorcyclist Killed After Colliding with SUV in Hickory, North Carolina

May 22 , 2024

Hickory, North Carolina — May 11, 2024 — According to WHKY News, Hickory Police are investigating a fatal two-vehicle traffic crash.

A white Lexus S.U.V. driven by 53-year-old Choeum-Mach Chang of Hickory was traveling south on North Center Street. As the driver attempted to turn left onto 18th Avenue N.E., the Lexus was struck by a 2007 Harley Davidson motorcycle driven by 38-year-old Sean Darrel Vardell of Taylorsville.

Motorcyclist Killed

The Harley Davidson was traveling north on North Center Street before the collision.

Following the accident, Mr. Vardell was transported to Frye Regional Medical Center by Catawba County E.M.S., where he was pronounced deceased.

The crash investigation is ongoing. Anyone who witnessed the accident or has information about the investigation, call H.P.D. at 828-328-5551 or email jwatson@hickorync.gov.

Our thoughts are with the families and loved ones of Mr. Vardell.

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