Bicyclist Killed In Albemarle

Bicyclist Killed In Albemarle

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A bicyclist was killed Saturday at Walnut Creek Park. Albemarle Police say the victim was 50-year-old John R. Potter of Charlottesville. It happened just after 2:30 p.m. at Walnut Creek Park off Old Lynchburg Road in the southern part of the county. Police say Potter was riding a mountain bike with a friend on a trail. Police say it appears Potter fell off the bike and hit a rock. Police say Potter and his friend were both wearing helmets and were experienced mountain bikers.

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