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January 14, 2014

UPDATE: Motorcyclist, pickup collide on Garrett Road; state troopers report no injuries

— A motorcyclist and a vehicle collided shortly before 1:30 p.m. Tuesday on Garrett Road in Belle Mina, according to state troopers.

The collision involving a 2013 Harley Davidson ridden by Robert McAlister, 70, of Athens and a 1995 Toyota pickup driven by David Sandlin, 45, of Athens occurred near School House Drive in southern Limestone County.

A first responder reported the motorcyclist declined medical treatment at the scene. Troopers said no injuries were recorded, according to the accident report.

South Limestone and Segars volunteer fire departments were called to the accident.

—Kim West


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