Bicyclist Killed in Allen County Hit and Run

On October 31, 2016, at approximately 7:52 P.M., Officers of the Allen County Sheriff’s Department responded to the 13000 block of Hand Road reference a personal injury crash. Upon arrival, Officers and Medics found an adult male, deceased at the scene. The initial investigation revealed that the deceased male had been riding his bicycle on Hand Road when he was struck by a vehicle. The suspect vehicle left the scene. According to witnesses, there was a second vehicle, possibly a dark colored minivan, that stopped to pick up the bicycle, which also left the scene. Anyone with information regarding the suspect vehicle or second vehicle is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Department immediately at 260-449-3000.

Cpl. Adam Griffith
Allen County Sheriff’s Department