Bicyclist seriously injured in hit and run crash, Beloit police say

July 28, 2018 GMT

A bicyclist was seriously injured Wednesday night in Beloit when struck by a pickup truck or SUV, the driver not stopping at the scene of the crash.

It happened at about 10:40 p.m. on Milwaukee Road west of Lee Lane, Beloit police said.

The 41-year-old Beloit man riding the bike was taken to Mercy Hospital in Janesville with life-threatening injuries.

The vehicle that hit the bicyclist is a 2003 GMC Envoy SUV or a 2003 GMC Sierra pickup truck.

The truck has front-end damage and is missing a fog light in the front bumper.

The truck was seen driving east on Milwaukee Road following the crash.


Anyone with information about the crash is asked to call the non-emergency police number, 757-2244.