A male bicyclist was found dead in the street Tuesday night, the apparent victim of a hit and run, according to Dublin Police.
At 11:30 p.m., Dublin Police Services received a call of a person down in the roadway in the area of Dougherty Road at Fall Creek near , Lieutenant Herb Walters said.
When officers arrived they found a 55- to 60-year-old man in the street.
“Fire and paramedics responded and determined that the man was dead,” Walters said. “Later it was determined that the man had been victim of a hit and run accident.”
Walters said they found vehicle parts at the scene and that investigators believe the car that hit the man is a 2010-2011 black Mercedes Benz with possible front end damage.
The victim has not yet been identified.
The road was closed during the investigation but has since been reopened. No witnesses have come forward at this time.
If you have information about this accident, call Dublin Police Sergeant Yesenia Sanchez or the Traffic Division at 925-833-6670.