SANTA ROSA (CBS SF) — A bicyclist was hospitalized with severe injuries late Friday night after being struck by a hit-and-run driver on Sebastopol Road and Corporate Center Parkway in Santa Rosa.
Officers from the Santa Rosa Police Department responded to reports by numerous witnesses of the collision at 10:39 p.m.READ MORE: Power Plant at Oroville Dam Reservoir Shut Down for First Time Due to Lack of Water
When they arrived, the officers located a bicyclist, who was lying unconscious in the roadway. The victim was transported to an area hospital with major injuries.
Several witnesses were able to provide police with a description of the driver and the suspect vehicle.READ MORE: Dixie Fire Update: Buildings Burn In Canyondam; Fire Advance Forces Lassen Volcanic National Park Shut Down
Investigators said the suspect driver was described as a Hispanic male adult, approximately 25 years old. He had tattoos of writing near his right eyebrow and on his right cheek. He had short hair, a mustache, and goatee. He was last seen wearing a black hat, black t-shirt and black jeans.
The suspect vehicle was a dark colored Acura MDX between the years of 2008 and 2010. It will have damage to the front of the vehicle and the windshield.MORE NEWS: Reports of Breakthrough COVID-19 Infections Cause Concern
If you have any information regarding this hit and run, please contact Officer Ferrigno at 707-543-3636 or 707-543-3600 ext.3473. Case # 21-6548.