FORSYTH COUNTY, NC. (THECOUNT) — Daniel M. Culp, of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has been identified as the victim in a Saturday evening single-vehicle motorcycle crash in Forsyth County.

Culp, 45, was killed in a motorcycle crash in Winston-Salem late Saturday afternoon.


According to reports, Culp was operating a Yamaha FZ motorcycle on US 421 near Cloverdale Avenue, when for unknown reasons, the bike crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 5:30 p.m. Saturday. The bike then made contact with a concrete barrier.

After being ejected from the motorcycle, Culp was struck by a passing Ford F150 pickup truck.

Culp was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounce dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The driver of the pickup was not injured.

The cause of the wreck remains under investigation.

Anyone with possible information regarding this incident should contact the WSPD at (336) 773-7700, Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800, or En Espanol (336) 728-3904. Text-A-Tip Program at (336) 276-1717 allows you to anonymously text tips, photos, and videos to the WSPD. You can also view “Crime Stoppers of Winston-Salem Forsyth County” on Facebook.


Geo quick facts: Forsyth County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 350,670, making it the fourth-most populous county in North Carolina. Its county seat is Winston-Salem – Wikipedia.