Motorcyclist Michael Burnett Killed in Deadly Traffic Accident

By | July 30, 2023



The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a deadly traffic accident on Riggins Mill Road in Macon. A Chevrolet Silverado collided with a motorcycle, resulting in the death of the motorcyclist, Michael Burnett. The driver of the vehicle was unharmed. The investigation is ongoing, and anyone with information is urged to contact the sheriff’s office. accident-in-macon-near-hubert-smart-airport/93-a67d0f51-bd12-4ecb-b344-c49e24b4a1a1″ target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>13WMAZ Staff reported

Investigation Underway After Fatal Motorcycle accident in Macon

Macon, Georgia – The Bibb County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a tragic traffic accident that took place on Riggins Mill Road near Herbert Smart Airport in Macon. According to a press release from the sheriff’s office, the incident involved a collision between a Chevrolet Silverado and a motorcycle.

The accident occurred in the early hours of Sunday morning, with the Macon-Bibb E-911 Center receiving the emergency call at 12:39 a.m. Sadly, the motorcyclist, identified as 48-year-old Michael Burnett from Macon, was pronounced dead at the scene by Deputy Coroner Lonnie Miley.

Fortunately, the driver of the Chevrolet Silverado escaped without any injuries. Authorities have not disclosed further details regarding the circumstances surrounding the accident, but the investigation is still ongoing.

If you have any information related to the incident, please reach out to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 and request to speak with a fatality investigator.