On Friday, a man and his wife on a motorcycle died as they were hit by a pick-up truck.
Highway patrol says it happened around 9pm Friday along NC 41 near Wallace in Duplin County.
A spokesperson says Joey and Ammie Kea were both killed while riding a motorcycle that was hit by the truck driven by Roberto Cruz.
Cruz has been charged with two counts of misdemeanor death by motor vehicle.
He is currently being held on a $100,000 dollar bond at the Duplin County Jail.
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