Bicycle rider Killed in Athens Accident

accidentA bicycle rider was killed and another was injured in an accident on Athena Drive in Athens, it happened shortly after 6 o’clock Monday evening on Athens’ east side. Three bicycle riders were struck. The accident closed a stretch of Athena Drive between Olympic Drive and Spring Valley Road for several hours last night. The rider who was killed was a woman whose name has not yet been released; the man who was described as very critically injured was taken to Athens Regional Medical Center. The  Athens-Clarke County Police accident investigation is ongoing at this time.

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