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Police have description of car suspected in fatal hit-and-run on Lake Ave

WHECTV
Updated: August 05, 2022 12:15 PM
Created: August 03, 2022 04:47 AM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Police are looking for a car that they believe was involved in a hit-and-run on Lake Avenue that killed a 19-year-old bicyclist on Wednesday.

Rochester police are looking for a 2013 – 2022 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup truck. The truck is black in color with damage to the passenger side of the front bumper area. If you have any information that can help with the investigation, you can call 428-8307 or 428-9941.

Rochester police said the 19-year-old man was riding his bicycle southbound on Lake Avenue, near the Riverside Cemetery, when he was struck by a car going the opposite way. Police responded just after midnight and they said the car fled the scene.

An ambulance took the man to Strong Hospital for treatment and he later died.


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