A tragic bicycle accident happened around 6:10 p.m. on the evening of this past Thursday in Atmore, Alabama. The bicycle rider has very unfortunately reached his demise after being struck by a passing vehicle on U.S. Highway 31.
The 61-year-old victim was riding his bicycle on that particular highway, close to the 35-mile marker, when he was unexpectedly hit by a 1996 Chevrolet.
The driver at fault was a 46-year-old man that also resides in Atmore.
Little details are known about the accident, and troopers will be continuing their investigation throughout the upcoming days.