Wake Forest Woman Has Died After Being Struck by Vehicle While Riding Bike

A 61-year-old woman has died after she was struck by a car while riding her bicycle in Wake Forest, according to the State Highway Patrol. The driver of the car is now facing 11 charges from two agencies. The Durham County Sherriff’s Office (DCSO) reported 33-year-old Blake Nichols Grady, of Wake Forest, was driving a black Dodge Challenger on N.C. 98 near Olive Branch Road at around 11:30 a.m. Sunday morning. Witnesses said he was traveling at a high rate of speed when he hit Cheryl Rolla Larobardier, of Durham, who was on her bicycle.

Author: Mike Jackson