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Wednesday, August 3, 2016

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Bicyclist Severely Injured in Hit and Run Traffic Collision NR16240jh

North Hills: Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department's Valley Traffic Division are asking for the public's help in providing any information that would lead to the arrest of the suspect in a hit and run collision that severely injured a bicyclist.

On Saturday, July 23, 2016, around 5:00 a.m., a car was traveling westbound on Parthenia Street just west of Woodley Avenue and collided with a bicyclist being ridden by a male victim.

Los Angeles Fire Department paramedics responded and transported the victim to a local hospital where he is still listed in critical condition.

There is no description of the vehicle or the driver.

Anyone with information about this collision is asked to contact Valley Traffic Division Officer M. Tucker at (818) 644-8114. During non-business hours or weekends, calls may be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may call Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (800)-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crimestoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most key pads) using a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters can also go to LAPDOnline.org, click on "web tips" and follow the prompts.



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