A 15 year-old Guatemalan teen, Libano Alexnder Ramirez Nolasco, was killed on Monday after he fell off his bicycle and was struck by an SUV on Shorter Avenue.

Reports said that Nolasco was riding eastward on the westbound sidewalk of Shorter Avenue Dunkin’ Donuts when he fell off and was ran over by the SUV around 10:30 pm.

Nolasco was pronounced dead at the scene as the result of blunt force trauma to his head.

According to officials who investigated, no charges are expected for the driver.


With great sorrow, we announce the tragically untimely death of Livano Alexander Ramirez Nolasco. Livano, just 15 years old, passed away on Monday, November 27, 2023, in Rome, Georgia. He was born to Shaira Tamira Ramirez Calderon and Manicela Cristina Ramirez Nolasco on January 25, 2008, in San Marcos, Concepcion Tutuapa, Guatemala. 

While he was in Georgia, Livano lived with his Uncle Heman Ramirez and attended Rome, Georgia schools.

A funeral service for Livano will take place on Sunday, December 3, 2023, at 1:00 PM at Iglesia Evangelica luz y Verdad located at 306 Coker Dr, Rome, GA 30165. A visitation service will take place on Tuesday, December 5, 2023, from 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM at Good Shepherd Funeral Home Chapel located at 2750 Shorter Avenue Rome, Georgia 30165.

Good Shepherd Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.