Motorcyclist Run Over And Killed
A motorcyclist from Wake Forest was run over by a car in the parking lot of Ridgewood Shopping Center.
The motorcyclist was traveling slowly while riding over a speed bump at the shopping center. The driver of a 2000 BMW, who was directly behind him struck his rear tire.
The impact knocked the motorcyclist to the ground, where he was run over by the vehicle. The driver of the BMW continued moving, and came to rest in a parking space after running over a traffic median.
The motorcyclist, William Thomas McKay was transported to WakeMed in Raleigh where he died of injuries sustained in the accident. McKay would have turned 42 today.
According to the police, Nancy McCall Bashford 82, of Raleigh was charged with misdemeanor death by vehicle.