Fort Myers man critically injured by hit and run driver
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for the driver of a vehicle who struck and killed a bicyclist early Saturday morning in Port Charlotte.
The FHP says 45-year-old David Beck of Fort Myers was riding a bicycle westbound on Gibralter Drive near Hernando Avenue in Port Charlotte just before 1 a.m.
Investigators say a vehicle came up behind Beck's bike hitting it and throwing him to the ground, leaving the scene of the crash.
If you have any information about this crash or the hit and run driver you are urged to call Trooper Jeffrey Hause at (239) 344-1370 ext. 1156.