Woman in motorcyle wreck in fair condition

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The passenger of a Greenbrier High School alum killed in a motorcycle wreck near Atlanta on Monday is in fair condition at the Atlanta Medical Center, according to a hospital spokeswoman.

Lindsey Smith, 20, was riding on the back of Roy Joseph Kerlegan III's Suzuki sportbike Monday evening when a BMW turned in front of the motorcycle on Mount Zion Parkway in Stockbridge, Ga., according to Capt. Jason Bolton, a Henry County Police Department spokesman.

Smith was transported to the hospital with serious injuries. Kerlegan, 20, and a 2007 Greenbrier graduate, died from his injuries.

The BMW driver - Clayton Sinegal, 49, of Rex, Ga. - was treated for minor injuries. Charges against Sinegal are pending, Bolton said.

Kerlegan, son of Roy Jr. and Shirley Kerlegan of Evans, was attending Georgia State University, where he studied business and was an member of the Pi chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi, a co-ed professional business fraternity.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Platt's Funeral Home in Evans. Burial will follow in Bellevue Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Reach Valerie Rowell at (706) 868-1222, ext. 110 or

valerie.rowell@augustachronicle.com.


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