Georgia State Patrol Post 41, LaFayette and the GSP Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team are currently looking for information on two vehicles of interest in the fatal hit and run of a cyclist that occurred just North of LaFayette, on May 16th. The crash occurred on Highway 27 just south of Swanson Lane at approximately 9:35 p.m.
The first vehicle is an older model Toyota 4Runner, silver in color, with several distinct accessories such as aftermarket side running boards, front brush guard, and blacked-out wheels. This vehicle was seen near Murphy Oil at the LaFayette Walmart around 9:48 p.m. on the night of the collision.
The second vehicle is a Nissan Sentra or Altima, white in color, with possible right front end or right front headlight damage. This vehicle was seen in the area of the collision, and at Murphy Oil at 9:41 p.m.
If anyone has information into the identity of the drivers of these vehicles or the whereabouts of one or both vehicles, please contact Georgia State Patrol Post 41 at (706) 638-5501.