Bicycle rider struck in hit-and-run crash

Jay Sorgi

Bicycle rider struck in hit-and-run crash

CREATED Jun. 25, 2013

MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee Police say they're searching for someone who collided with a 47-year-old bicycle rider, then fled the scene.

The victim was taken to a local hospital, where he was listed in serious condition.

The crash happened at about 8:10 p.m. Tuesday near the corner of North 76th Street and West Villard Avenue.

The bicycle rider was riding east in the westbound lanes when the car struck him.

That car had just turned right from southbound 76th Street onto Villard.

Witnesses say the car is a dark Chevrolet Impala.