Local man dies in motorcycle accident

A local man died Friday morning in a motorcycle accident. 

William Reavis, 58, from Whispering Pines, was traveling south on Highway 1 near Thunder Road outside of Pinebluff. 

State Highway Patrol told Sandhills Sentinel it appeared he ran off the right side of the road before going down an embankment. He was thrown from the motorcycle after hitting several trees. 

Reavis was wearing a helmet, according to State Highway Patrol. 

Officials were called to the scene around 7 a.m., but it appears the crash happened in the early morning hours. 

The accident is being investigated by the State Highway Patrol. 

Pinebluff Fire and Rescue and Moore County Sheriff’s Department also responded to the crash.

Sandhills_Sentinel~Article by Sandhills Sentinel Reporter Curtis Self.

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