Salem Police ID Victim of Fatal Motorcycle Crash on Wildwood Road
Salem, VA - Police have identified the victims of a fatal accident involving a motorcycle over the weekend on Wildwood Road.
According to police, the accident on Saturday involved a 2006 Dodge Charger driven by Linda Ann McPherson, 66, of New Castle and a motorcycle. The operator of the motorcycle, Barry Warne Capps, 66, from Whitsett, North Carolina and his wife and passenger, Shelby Amick Capps, 66, were both transported to local hospitals.
The operator of the bike, Barry Capps, later died from his injuries. His wife was not seriously injured.
Police say both the motorcycle and the Dodge were travelling southbound on Route 112, Wildwood Road near the intersection of Horner Lane when the crash occurred around 4:30 p.m.
No charges have been filed at this time and the accident remains under investigation.
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