CRAVEN COUNTY, N.C.-- Highway Patrol Troopers are investigating a deadly motorcycle accident in Craven County.
They say 54-year-old Steven Palmer was riding his motorcycle Wednesday morning on Lake Road when a pickup truck driven by 26-year-old Scott Newman hit him head-on.
Troopers say Newman was passing another car on the road when he hit Palmer.
Palmer died at the scene. Charges are pending against Newman.