Brooks Gerard Shands Death – Obituary: A 37-year-old Spartanburg, SC man identified as Brooks Gerard Shands has been pronounced dead following a fatal accident that happened on Saturday night, around 10 p.m.
The officials revealed that the incident took place alone US 29 South at N. Ohenry Boulevard in Greensboro.
The incident involved, a vehicle and two motorcycles.
According to preliminary investigation, a 2004 Hyundai Elantra was trying to turn left on N. Ohenry Boulevard when it collided with two motorcycles moving in the southbound lanes of the Highway 29.
The two drivers of the bike were Shands and John Carven Turner, 52, from Greensboro. The impact of the accident caused them to be thrown out of their motorcycles.
Shands sustained fatal injury and was confirmed dead at the scene while Turner was moved to nearby hospital for treatment of unstated injuries.
The involved vehicle was driven by Shakirah Lacala Gray, 34, of Greensboro. It was revealed that Gray who failed to yield right of way to oncoming traffic is undergoing charges for misdemeanour death by vehicle.
The incident is still under investigation by the Greensboro police.
We sympathise with the family and loved ones of Brooks Gerard Shands.
We wish John Carven Turner a quick recovery.