1 Killed in Motorcycle Accident on I-77 and I-85

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — One man was killed when his motorcycle crashed on Interstate 77 southbound Sunday afternoon.  The wreck happened around 4 p.m. near mile marker 13.  

N.C. Highway Patrol said that 2 motorcycles collided and swerved before crashing.  A man driving one of the motorcycles was thrown over the Interstate 77 bridge onto Interstate 85.  He was pronounced dead on the scene by MEDIC.  

The woman driving the second motorcycle was taken to Carolinas Medical Center – Main with potentially life-threatening injuries.