BATAVIA – Batavia police are looking for a driver who hit a bicyclist, causing non life-threatening injuries, on Wednesday night.
According to a news release, a 37-year-old man from North Aurora was struck on the 400 block of South River Street at 9:45 p.m. The vehicle fled the scene following the accident and continued southbound on South River Street.
A preliminary investigation found that the bicyclist was riding southbound near the shoulder of the road and was illuminated with rear- and forward- facing lights, the release stated. The vehicle came up behind the victim and sideswiped him.
The only description of the vehicle is a black or gray SUV, which is believed to have damage to the rear passenger taillight.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Batavia Police Department at 630-454-2500.