TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) - Tippecanoe County sheriff's deputies are searching for the person or people who hit a bicyclist and fled the scene Tuesday night.
Deputies said it happened around 7:30 p.m. on North Ninth Street. Deputies said they believe they found the white van involved but are still searching for the driver.
The bicyclist was taken to the hospital by ambulance with unknown injuries.
A reconstruction team was on scene all night, at times closing down the road.
The name of the bicyclist is not being released at this time because family members still have to be notified.
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