Motorcyclist killed in Mooresville wreck

A motorcyclist was killed in Iredell County Tuesday night when his bike collided with a truck, according to the Mooresville Police Department.

The crash happened about 7 p.m. at Morrison Plantation Parkway and Plantation Ridge Drive in Mooresville. Authorities have not released the name of the person who was killed.

Emergency crews had an area just off the roadway roped off, according to WBTV, the Observer’s news partner. The motorcycle could be seen on the back of a tow truck.

Officials have not said what may have led to the crash, which remained under investigation late Tuesday.

Cleve R. Wootson Jr.: 704-358-5046, @CleveWootson