CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A woman died Thursday night after she fell off a motorcycle and a vehicle struck her in the 2800 block of Wilkinson Boulevard.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police said 39-year-old Sonia Ramos was killed when she fell off the back of a motorcycle on Wilkinson Boulevard around 9:45 p.m.
The west Charlotte road was shut down at 10:30 p.m. while police investigated the crash. It was reopened a short time later.
Medic and firefighters responded to the wreck, which occurred in front of a Charlotte Fire Department station, and attempted to stabilize the woman before sending her to Carolinas Medical Center in Dilworth.
But police confirmed she had died about 30 minutes later.