A 29-year-old Lexington man died in a motorcycle accident on West Center Street Extension on Sunday night.
According Trooper Ned Moultrie with the North Carolina Highway Patrol, at approximately 8:54 p.m. Sunday, officers responded to the report of an accident on West Center Street Extension, near John Snider Road.
Initial reports determined a driver on a 1991 Honda motorcycle was traveling south on West Center Street Extension and went off the right-hand side of the roadway, overturned and struck a mailbox and a culvert. The driver died on the scene of the accident.
The victim was identified as Phillip Emanuel Seechran, 29, of Lexington.
Moultrie said the investigation into the incident determined speed as a factor in the accident.
Responding agencies include West Lexington Fire Department, Davidson County Rescue, Davidson County EMS and N.C. Highway Patrol.