Police identified the motorcyclist as 24-year-old Brenden Scott Wilson.
The driver of the car was Shirley Yvonne Murphy, 73. She was not injured, according to authorities.
Police said it happened just before 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of Bragg Boulevard and Ames Street.
The motorcyclist was taken to Cape Fear Valley Medical Center for severe injuries.
Police said that all lanes of Bragg Boulevard between Filter Plant Drive and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Freeway were closed.
Traffic alert! Fay police say BRAGG Blvd at Ames Street blocked both directions by accident. Police detouring traffic.— Greg Barnes (@GregBarnesABC11) September 28, 2015
Authorities are investigating the cause of the crash.
Anyone with information concerning the traffic crash is asked to contact officers with the Fayetteville Police Department's Traffic Unit at (910) 433-1830.
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