There was a hit & run accident involving a bicycle Saturday (June 28, 2014) in Schaumburg, Illinois.
According to the Schaumburg Police Department, the car hit the bicyclist at approximately 2:43 p.m., at the intersection of Wise Road and Cranbook Drive.
At the time of the accident, the bicyclist was attempting to cross the intersection, when he was struck by the car.
The bicyclist, identified only as a 52-year-old man from Schaumburg, hit his head during the accident and was transported in serious condition to Alexian Brothers Medical Center in Elk Grove Village.
Schaumburg Police are seeking the driver of the car, said to be a white 2-door sports car. It likely has damage to its right front fender, right door, or hood. Those with information concerning the car and/or driver should contact Schaumburg Police at (847) 348-7055.
Additional details and possible updates can be seen in a variety of media sources, including the June 29, 2014 Chicago Tribune article titled “Schaumburg police investigate hit-and-run of bicyclist” as well as the June 29 Arlington Cardinal article titled “Schaumburg Police Looking for Hit-and-Run Driver; White Sports Car Hit Bicyclist Wise and Cranbrook.”
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