OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A man riding his bicycle in the Oakland Hills Saturday morning was critically injured when a driver struck him and fled the scene, police said Sunday.
Officers responded around 9:30 a.m. Saturday to reports of a collision involving a car and bicyclist in the 6600 block of Broadway near Lake Temescal, according to police.READ MORE: Volunteers Spread Out Across Bay Area for Annual Coastal Cleanup
Police said officers found the bicyclist, a 53-year-old Oakland man, suffering from serious injuries.
He was taken to a hospital in critical condition, where he remained today.READ MORE: San Francisco Celebrates Rise of Lowrider Community With Car Show and Cruise
Police are attempting to locate the driver involved in the crash and believe the vehicle involved may have been a black 2010 Volkswagen Jetta, according to Oakland police Capt. Anthony Toribio.
Investigators have not determined whether alcohol was a factor in the crash, he said.
Anyone with information about the collision is asked to call Oakland police Officer Greg Bellusa at (510) 750-6594.MORE NEWS: San Francisco Schools, Public Health Dept. Partner to Provide Campus COVID Vaccinations
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