Motorcyclist Dies In Crash Near His Home

A motorcyclist was killed in a single vehicle accident Tuesday night in Johnston County.

The collision was reported just after 10:00pm on Old Fairground Road near Zack’s Mill Road outside of Benson.

Troopers said Adolph William Baca, 49, of Angier crossed the centerline in a turn in the roadway, ran off the roadway to the left, struck a ditch bank and was ejected.  Baca was pronounced dead at the scene.  He lived just a couple of miles away from the accident scene.

The NC Highway Patrol is still investigating the incident.