Trion motorcyclist killed in Sunday afternoon crash in Chattooga County
According to the Georgia State Patrol: "On August 2, 2020, at 2:07 p.m., Cpl. Doug Shamblin was dispatched to a crash on GA-1 near Lake Wanda Rieta Road. The crash involved a BMW motorcycle being driven by Kenneth Stephens, 41, of Trion and a Pontiac Montana van being driven by Elizabeth Tench, 31, of Menlo. Tench attempted to turn south onto GA-1 from a parking lot. The motorcycle was traveling north on 27 in the right lane. The Pontiac entered the motorcycle’s path and was struck in the left side. Stephens suffered fatal injuries. There were no other injuries. The investigation continues."