SPARTA, Mich. (WOOD) — Deputies are asking for the public’s help to find the vehicle that hit a bicyclist, injuring him, east of Sparta Saturday evening.
The crash happened before 9 p.m. Saturday on N. Division Avenue north of 13 Mile Road in Sparta Township. The Kent County Sheriff’s Office says the driver took off after hitting the bicyclist.
The bicyclist, a 36-year-old Sparta man sustained broken bones. He was wearing a yellow reflective vest and headlamp, deputies said.
Deputies think the vehicle involved was a newer-model Ford F-150. It would have some damage to the passenger’s side headlight.
Anyone with information about the crash or the pickup is asked to call the sheriff’s department at 616.632.6125 or Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.