From the Georgia State Patrol, assisting Cedartown Police:
Ralph William Dover III, 37, was operating a 2005 Hyundai Santa Fe, traveling south on Main Street near Frances Drive in Cedartown. Eric Christopher Keais, 38, was riding a Road Master bicycle southbound on Main Street also near Frances Drive.
The front on the Santa Fe struck the rear of the bicycle in the roadway. Mr. Keais suffered a fatal injury as the result of the crash.
Post 3, Cartersville is investigating the crash with the assistance of the Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team. This is an ongoing investigation and charges, if any, will be determined at the conclusion of the investigation.