MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) – A Mobile man is dead following a bicycle crash on Saturday.

According to a news release from the Mobile Police Department:

“On Saturday, June 4, 2022 at approximately 4:00 P.M. police responded to Cottage Hill Road near Hawthorne Drive in reference to a traffic crash involving a vehicle and bicyclist.  78 year old black male William Griffin Jr. was traveling in the center lane on a bicycle.  Mr. Griffin crossed the eastbound lane where he was struck.  Mr. Griffin was pronounced deceased on the scene. This investigation is ongoing.”