Lizella man dies after hit and run accident

lfabian@macon.comNovember 14, 2013 

A Lizella man died Thursday morning after getting hit on his bicycle Tuesday morning.

Ricky Dennis Bacchus, 36, was pronounced dead at 8:46 a.m. at The Medical Center of Central Georgia, according to a news release from the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office.

Bacchus was riding his bike on Sandy Point Road when he was hit near Creekview Drive about 7:20 a.m. Tuesday.

Sheriff Lewis Walker announced later that day that a person of interest came forward in the hit and run accident, but no further information has been released.

The Georgia State Patrol is investigating the fatal accident along with Crawford deputies.

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