On Thursday morning around 11:38, officers responded to a single vehicle collision on Walker Road near Burkemont Avenue. First arriving units observed a male lying in the yard of 117 Walker Road. The single occupant of the motorcycle was identified as Sammy Allen Moody Jr of Morganton. Members of Morganton Department of Public Safety and Burke County EMS performed CPR on Moody. Moody was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash. Morganton Department of Public Safety will be investigating the crash further.