The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal traffic accident that occurred on April 14, 2024, on Pio Nono Ave at the intersection of Sherry Dr. The accident was called into the Macon-Bibb E-911 Center at 7:06 p.m.

It was reported that a Chevy Malibu and a motorcycle collided at the intersection.  The male driver on the motorcycle was transported to the Atrium Navicent Health for his injuries. The motorcyclist identified as 61-year-old Lorenso Poole, was later pronounced deceased at the hospital just before 10:00 p.m. Sunday.  The driver of the vehicle was not injured.

The next of kin has been notified by the coroner’s office.

This incident is under investigation. Anyone with information in reference to this fatal accident is urged to contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 and ask to speak with a Fatality Investigator.