Name of Man Released After Fatal Bike Accident

The man lost control of his bike on LeGore Bridge Rd

Frederick, Md. (DG) – The name of the man who was killed Wednesay evening in Frederick County after a bicycling accident has been released.

Police say the bicyclist is 72-year-old Paul Lentz of Woodsboro.

Lentz was biking with a group of cyclists Wednesday night on LeGore Bridge Road. He lost control of his bike, skidded and fell 80 feet off the LeGore Bridge near New Midway.

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the accident.


–Dianah Gibson