ANDERSON, Ala. (AP) — State troopers say one bicyclist was killed and a second cyclist seriously injured when they were struck by a vehicle on an Alabama highway.
Authorities say the crash happened around 8:30 a.m. Monday on Alabama 207, north of Anderson in Lauderdale County.
The TimesDaily reports (http://bit.ly/1tWJBf1) that 40-year-old James Keith Green of Rogersville died at Athens-Limestone Hospital a short time after the accident.
Authorities say 39-year-old Mannon Heath Rogers of Sheffield was also was injured. He was taken by helicopter to Huntsville Hospital. Pam Sparks, a spokeswoman for the hospital, said Rogers was in critical condition.
A female cyclist was riding with Green and Rogers but was not injured.
Authorities said the two cyclists were struck by a 2008 Suzuki Reno.