Driver killed in Durham accident

August 31, 2009 6:41:51 AM PDT
Durham police are investigating a traffic accident a killed the driver on Saturday.The accident happened around 10:30 p.m. on Fayetteville Street near Caribou Crossing.

Police said the driver, 28-year-old Octavius Delrae Harrell, was driving south on Fayetteville Street when he lost control of his motorcycle and hit a pole.

He was taken to Duke Hospital where he died a short time later.

According to investigators, speed was a factor but alcohol did not appear to be involved.

Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to call Investigator Cox at 560-4935, ext. 29409

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