SAVANNAH, GA (March 1, 2017): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police officers responded to a report of an crash at the intersection of Goebel Avenue and Gwinnett Street, approximately 7:40 p.m. on Feb. 28. A car collided with a bicyclist.
Willie Kelly, 63, was riding his bike south in the northbound lane of Goebel Avenue. He was wearing dark clothing and did not have a light on his bike. The car was turning northbound from Gwinnett Street onto Goebel Avenue, and collided with Kelly on his bicycle.
Kelly was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.
The Traffic Investigation Unit (TIU) responded to the scene. This investigation is ongoing.