How to drive safely around pedestrians and bicyclists
A man struck by a car as he attempted to cross the road in Bibb County last week died Sunday.
Jason Simmons, 37, was taken to the Medical Center, Navicent Health, where he died about 4:30p.m in the Intensive Care Unit, according to a Bibb County Sheriff’s Office news release.
Simmons was pushing his bike and attempting to cross near the intersection of Pierce Avenue and Sheffield Road about 7 a.m. Wednesday when he was struck by a white 2019 Toyota Camry.
The fatal accident remains under investigation. Anyone with information about the accident is urged contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500.