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CHARLOTTE, N.C.-- Charlotte police say a Midland man is dead after his motorcycle collided with another car Saturday afternoon.

The accident happened just before 2 p.m. on Rocky River Church Road, near the intersection of Camp Stewart Road.

Investigators say Nathan Scott Hartis's motorcycle collided with Deion Walker's car.

Hartis was thrown from the motorcycle and landed in someone's yard.

He was pronounced dead on the scene by MEDIC.

Rocky River ChurchRoad had to be shut down for several hours while police investigated the accident.

Officers say Walker was arrested and charged with misdemeanor death by motor vehicle, failure to yield the right of way, and driving without a valid driver s license.

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