A female cyclist was seriously injured in a hit-and-run accident in Green Meadows Sunday night.
The accident occurred around 11 p.m. in the 8700 block of South Central Avenue.
According to reports, the victim was riding a three-wheel bicycle. She had dropped a personal item on the ground and bent down to pick it up when the vehicle struck her head-on.
She sustained multiple, serious injuries, and was transported to a local hospital.
Investigators have not released a description of the suspect or the vehicle involved.
Witnesses recalled few other cars swerving to avoid the victim prior to the accident.
No further details about the accident were immediately available.
Because of the size differences, bicyclists often sustain serious injuries in an accident with a motor vehicle. Hit-and-run collisions can be stressful when trying to locate the driver to hold accountable.
At Bergener Mirejovsky, our skilled accident attorneys can help you receive compensation for damages even if the driver is never located. We want to take the financial burden off your shoulders so you can focus on recovering. Don’t hesitate to give us a call for a free case review at 1-800-881-2021 any hour of the day.