Motorcycle Accident in Bertie County

Bertie County rescuers were called to the scene of an early morning accident between a van and a motorcyclist.

Dispatchers received the call from a passer by that the two vehicles collided just after 10 Saturday morning, and that one person riding the crashed motorcycle was lying unconscious in the middle of the road. When rescuers responded to the scene at 939 Hexlena Road, they called in Eastcare to fly the victim to Pitt County Memorial Hospital. No word yet of who was at fault or if charges will be filed. The status of the injured is unknown.