A 23-year-old man bicycling on Lebanon Road near Mebane died Saturday after he was struck by a vehicle, the State Highway Patrol said.Ian E. Terrell of 1627 Foxfire Drive, Mebane, was riding about 2 p.m. on the east shoulder of Lebanon Road two miles east of Mebane when he swerved into the roadway and was struck by a vehicle, telecommunications supervisor John Swinney said. Orange County dispatchers said Terrell died at the scene.Swinney said he did not know the name of the driver of the vehicle. He said the accident is under investigation.
We have some negligent reporting on what appears to be negligent driving. Lebanon Rd does not have a shoulder therefore Ian Terrell could not be riding on it. All the reporter had to do to debunk the witness testimony was pull up the road on Google maps and check the street view.
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