Dentist killed after being hit by car while riding bicycle
SCOTTSBORO, Ala. (AP) — A Scottsboro dentist was killed Tuesday when he was hit by a car while riding his bike, police said.
WAFF-TV r eports that Dr. Wayne Augustus Patterson III, 65, died in the bicycle accident.
Bart Buchanan, who was a close friend to Patterson, told the station that Patterson loved riding.
“He loved riding his bike, he loved running, was a local dentist here and everybody loved the guy,” Buchanan said.
Patterson worked as a dentist at Valley Dental Implant Center in Scottsboro.