Merced police department officers responded to the area of West Highway 140 near the Arco AM PM gas station for a report of a vehicle versus a pedestrian at approximately 12:05 a.m. Friday morning.
Upon arrival, officers located a male in his mid 20’s with injuries and appeared to be riding a bicycle in an area where there is no crosswalk.
Police investigating after a bicyclist was hit by a vehicle
The man was seen taken by Riggs ambulance in an unknown condition.
The vehicle involved did not stay at the scene, police are reviewing video in the area at this time.
The Merced Police Department is requesting anyone with any information regarding this collision to contact the Merced Police Department Tipster Line at (209) 385-4725.
The public can send information via anonymous text messages to police department by dialing “TIP411” (847411) and including the word “Comvip” as the “keyword” in the text message.