Salisbury man killed in Bringle Ferry Road crash
DENTON — A Salisbury man died in a motorcycle wreck on Bringle Ferry Road Saturday night.
Robert Dale Tomlinson, 63, of Harris Granite Road, died at the scene, according to a North Carolina State Highway Patrol report.
Tomlinson’s 2008 Kawasaki motorcycle was traveling east in the 600 block of Bringle Ferry Road near Jim Rogers Road when he ran off the right side of the road about 7 p.m., the report said.
The motorcycle struck a large pile of rocks at the bottom of an embankment and overturned. Tomlinson was ejected from the bike.
The report said Tomlinson was wearing a helmet.
Davidson County Emergency Services and Healing Springs Volunteer Fire Department assisted in the wreck.