Motorcyclist Thomas Varney Killed and Deputy Charged

A terrible accident on Monday afternoon has claimed the life of a Virginia gentlemen who was riding his motorcycle in Brunswick County, North Carolina.

The accident apparently happened when a sheriff’s deputy failed to yield to the motorcyclist on Old Ocean Highway near Calabash.  The deputy has been charged with misdmeanor death by motor vehicle and failure to yield.

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This wreck is very unusual in that it involved a member of the local police force.  Hopefully, Mr. Barney’s family will still be able to be treated fairly for this terrible loss.  If you or a family member have been involved in a North Carolina motorcycle accident, please contact the North Carolina motorcycle lawyers at Hendren & Malone.  You can also find more information at our website dedicated to the rights of motorcycle riders –

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