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The Journal Gazette

Saturday, August 11, 2018 1:00 am

Cyclist hit by car, in critical condition

JAMIE DUFFY | The Journal Gazette

Police are looking for a driver who fled after hitting a bicyclist in Woodburn, leaving him in critical condition.

The bicyclist was traveling south on Bull Rapids Road on Thursday and was struck by a vehicle traveling the same direction. The bicyclist was taken to a hospital in critical condition, police said. 

The hit-and-run crash occurred at 5:05 p.m. in daylight, Adam Griffith, public information officer for the Allen County Sheriff's Department, said Friday. Surface conditions were dry and the weather was clear, he added. 

The victim was an adult male, Griffith said. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 436-7867.