Durham, NC — September 8, 2018, Donald Riley died, while Anita Barahona and Jonathan Obando were injured in a motorcycle accident.
The fatal incident took place between 2 and 3 in the afternoon near the intersection of Miami Boulevard and Robinhood Road.
Information from Durham police referred to in media reports alleges that Mr. Riley’s Kawasaki motorcycle was traveling north on Miami when Mrs. Barahona’s Chrysler PT Cruiser attempted to cross Miami from Robinhood, leading the bike to collide with the car on its driver’s side.
Emergency responders pronounced Mr. Riley dead at the scene of the crash. They transported Mrs. Barahona and her passenger Mr. Obando to Duke Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police arrested Mrs. Barahona on charges of misdemeanor death by motor vehicle. Their investigation found that she failed to yield the right of way to Mr. Riley.
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