Cyclist Hospitalized after Hit-and-Run Crash on Hazard Avenue near Westminster Park
WESTMINSTER, CA (October 26, 2022) – Thursday evening, a bicyclist was injured in a hit-and-run on Magnolia Street.
The accident occurred around 7:38 p.m., along Hazard Avenue near Westminster Park.
According to Westminster Police, a man was riding his bicycle in the area when he was struck by a vehicle. The impact of the collision left the male cyclist with serious injuries.
First responders found the bicyclist lying on the roadway with injuries. Medics transported him to a nearby hospital for further medical care.
In addition, the involved driver fled the scene and is still at large.
At this time, officers have not released any description of the suspect driver and the vehicle involved. However, authorities continue to investigate the hit-and-run crash near Magnolia Street. Once available, further details will be provided.
A driver must stop and take certain actions when involved in a motor vehicle accident that results in property damage or injury to another party. Call 911 and render aid to anyone who may be injured while waiting for the police to arrive and remain at the scene. If able, exchange particulars with the other parties involved and document the crash with photos.
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