The Boiling Spring Lakes Police Department is investigating a motor vehicle crash with serious injury that occurred on Hwy. 87 just inside of the city limits.

The incident occurred at approximately 7:40 a.m., when officers were dispatched to a motor vehicle crash between a motorcycle and a tractor trailer. The operator of the motorcycle was identified as Vicki Sullivan Bishop, 53 of South Shore Drive. Bishop was transported to New Hanover Regional Medical Center where she is being treated for her injuries. The driver of the tractor trailer Dennis Earl Jones, of La Grange, NC was not injured in the collision.

The motorcycle operated by Bishop was traveling north on Hwy. 87 when in collided with the tractor trailer, which was traveling south. The investigation into the cause of the crash is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Boiling Spring Lakes Police Department at (910) 845-2247.

Boiling Spring Lakes Police were assisted in the investigation by the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office and the N.C. Highway Patrol.