HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - Authorities investigate a fatal accident that involved a bicyclist and a vehicle late Tuesday afternoon.
Natchez Trace Parkway officials say that it happened on the Parkway near milepost 77.
Authorities have identified the person who died as George Wimberly, 52, of Bay Minette, AL.
Officials say he was riding his bicycle north on the Parkway when he was hit by a car.
The Natchez Trace Parkway says Wimberly died at the scene.
Authorities say an investigation into the accident is expected to take several weeks to complete.
The Hinds County Sheriff's Department, FBI, and the Hinds County Coroner's Office are assisting in the investigation.