Van driver charged after hitting Duplin County bicyclist - WRBL

Van driver charged after hitting Duplin County bicyclist

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WALLACE, N.C. - A bicyclist is dead after he was struck and killed in Duplin County.

It happened Wednesday afternoon around 1:30 p.m. about a 1/4 mile east of the Walmart on NC41 in Wallace.

Troopers say a van struck the bicyclist, 59-year-old Larry Matthews of Wallace, from behind. He was killed in the accident.

The driver of the van, 31-year-old Manuel Kenderson of Burgaw, was charged with misdemeanor death by vehicle.



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