Gastonia Police Investigate 2-Vehicle Collision, Motorcyclist Seriously Injured

GASTONIA, N.C. — Police say a motorcyclist was seriously injured after colliding with a car in Gastonia Saturday afternoon.

The motorcycle driver, 53-year-old Terry Buchanan, was taken to CaroMont Regional Medical Center with life-threatening injuries, according to a news release.

Officers say they responded to the collision around 4 p.m. on Interstate 85 near Exit 17.

Police say the driver of the car, 29-year-old Jaisa Hayes, was not injured.

The investigation into this case remains active and ongoing.

Police ask anyone with more information to call Officer Lefevers at 704-842-5167.