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ACC sees third fatal crash of 2022

The Athens-Clarke County Police Department is investigating a two-car vehicle collision that occurred at approximately 6:36 p.m. on Tuesday. Initial police investigation reports that a Ford F250 towing a landscape trailer was turning onto University Circle when a motorcycle traveling south on College Station Road collided with the trailer. The motorcyclist, a 23-year-old man, was ejected from his motorcycle and died as a result of his injuries.

This is the third fatal motor vehicle accident of 2022 in Athens-Clarke County.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone who may have information regarding the accident is asked to contact Officer First Class Trotter at 762-400-7325 or via email at james.trotter@accgov.com