NC motorcyclist killed after crashing into mailbox

Photo of the scene (Joseph Muller, WBTV)

IREDELL COUNTY, N.C. (WBTV) – A motorcyclist was killed when they crashed into a mailbox in Iredell County Friday, according to officials.

The crash happened just after 8 p.m. on Midway Lake Road near Mecklenburg Highway in Mooresville. Officials said the driver of the motorcycle, identified as Scott McLean, 53, went off the road and crashed into a mailbox.

McLean was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers said the wreck involved a single motorcycle and that no other vehicles were involved. They said speed did not appear to be a factor.

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