Vehicle sought in hit-and-run that left bicyclist seriously injured

Sanford police are looking for a vehicle that was involved in a hit-and-run accident that left a bicyclist seriously injured.

The accident took place on Wednesday, January 24, according to a statement issued by the Sanford Police Department.

Officers responded to reports of a hit-and-run crash in the area of 25th Street and Park Avenue at around 2 a.m.

Upon arrival, police located a bicyclist with serious injuries. That individual was transported to a local hospital.

The vehicle involved in the accident left the scene without rendering aid or providing information, according to police.

Witnesses say the vehicle involved in the accident was a pickup truck that was dark in color. The vehicle was seen driving westbound on 25th Street away from the scene.

Anyone with information about this incident or the vehicle in question is asked to contact the Sanford Police Department at 407-688-5070, or the Central Florida Crimeline at 800-423-8477.

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