A Stony Point man died in an accident Friday morning.41-year old Robert Scott Chapman was operating a motorcycle on Highway 90 near the Stony Point Fire Department when his bike was struck head-on by a passenger car. Chapman was transported to a Statesville Hospital and pronounced dead as the result of his injuries.
Nyra Renee Franco of Stony Point was operating a passenger car that crossed the double yellow line according to the North Carolina Highway Patrol. She has been charged with misdemeanor death by vehicle.
A passenger on the motorcycle was airlifted to a regional medical facility with extensive injuries.
The mishap was reported at 10:34 am.
Photo: Alexander Funeral Service