One person killed in Cape Carteret motorcycle accident

One man is dead after a car collided with a motorcycle and another car in Cape Carteret.

The accident happened around 11:55 a.m. on Sunday at the intersection of NC 24 and Fox Drive, according to Detective Ethan Born of Cape Carteret Police.

54-year-old Nicholas Secchi of Cape Carteret was attempting to cross NC-24 from Bayshore Drive to Fox Drive in his car when he drove into the path of a motorcycle that was traveling westbound on NC-24 and crashed, according to Detective Born.

The motorcycle was driven by 56-year-old Dennis Williams of South Carolina. Williams died as a result of the crash.

Secchi’s vehicle also collided with a third vehicle driven by 30-year-old Timmy Cook of Cape Carteret.

Secchi is charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle and failure to yield causing serious injury.

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