One dead in Jones County crash, northbound lanes of Highway 17 reopen

Published: May. 5, 2021 at 8:42 AM EDT|Updated: May. 5, 2021 at 2:07 PM EDT
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JONES COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - The northbound lanes of Highway 17 in Jones County were for closed about an hour Wednesday morning after a fatal crash.

The Highway Patrol says a motorcyclist hit the back of a box truck around 7:20 a.m. near Highway 58 outside of Pollocksville. They say the motorcyclist died in the crash.

The names of those involved have not been released. The Highway Patrol is still investigating the crash.

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