Traverse City Record-Eagle


June 30, 2012

Police investigate hit and run with bike

TRAVERSE CITY — Police are looking for information about a hit and run accident involving a bicycle.

The Traverse City Police Department responded Thursday just after 1 a.m. to a crash involving a car and bicycle on Ninth Street east of Union Street.

Officers found an injured 30-year-old woman, and witnesses said a car struck her bike from behind and left the scene headed south on Cass Street.

The woman was transported to Munson Medical Center for a broken leg.

Witnesses told officers the car was a full-sized, dark-colored pick-up truck or SUV. Anyone with information is asked to call the Traverse City Police Department Detective Bureau at 995-5151 or the Silent Observer Tip Line at 947-TIPS.

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