On Friday, September 23rd at approximately 4:30 a.m. a cyclist was struck by a hit and run driver. According to officials the incident, which occurred near West 40th Street and 8th Avenue, resulted in serious injuries to the cyclist. The male victim may lose his leg.
The driver, who was behind the wheel of a garbage truck, fled the scene following the incident.
If you have any information regarding Friday’s hit and run contact your local authorities. To learn more about hit and run injuries click here.