VALDOSTA — A motorcycle rider was killed in an accident in Lowndes County June 27, according to the Georgia State Patrol Wednesday.
Douglas Keith Smith, 71, of Sumner was heading south on Interstate 75 when he lost control of his bike and struck a sign, GSP Cpl. Ryan Harding said.
The accident occurred at about 2:15 p.m., he said.
Terry Richards is senior reporter at The Valdosta Daily Times.