60-Year-Old Bicyclist Seriously Injured By Hit-And-Run Driver

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — A 60-year-old bicyclist suffered life-threatening injuries Thursday evening when a car struck him before fleeing the scene in San Francisco’s Sunnyside neighborhood.

Around 5:40 p.m., officers responded to a report of a hit-and-run near Monterey Boulevard and Foerster Street, according to police.

Officers determined the victim was riding in the area when he was hit by a car, hit another parked car and then fell on the pavement, police said.

The vehicle then fled the scene, according to police. The victim was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

A description of the suspect or the suspect vehicle was not immediately available.

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One Comment

  1. Eddy says:

    I am sure a blood transfusion with some of that SF AIDS blood will bring this 60 year-old right back to life. No one has ever died while cycling in SF. It simply does not happen.

  2. Eric Key says:

    This is my long time friend and one time college housemate. We are all pulling for him and his family.

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