Athens police investigate fatal wreck involving bicycle

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ATHENS, Ala. – Athens police are investigating a crash that killed a bicyclist Thursday night.  The accident happened around 8:30 p.m. Thursday, near the Elmwood apartment complex on Elm Street.

Athens Police Chief Floyd Johnson has confirmed that this crash resulted in the death of the bicyclist.

The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Corey Easton Lindsay.  Lindsay had been staying at the Swan Creek Apartments in Athens.  Police say he is from Decatur.

Police believe Lindsay was riding a bicycle without lights westbound on Elm Street Thursday night.  The driver did not see Lindsay until it was too late.