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BSO investigating hit-and-run crash that left bicyclist seriously injured

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TAMARAC, Fla. – A bicyclist was hospitalized with serious injuries Friday morning after being struck by a vehicle while riding in Tamarac, authorities said.

The hit-and-run crash was reported just before 7 a.m. in the area of West Commercial Boulevard and Banyan Lane.

Broward Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Claudinne Caro said deputies responded to the scene and found a man with injuries consistent with being struck by a vehicle.

She said the victim, whose identity has not been released, was transported to a nearby hospital with serious but not life-threatening injuries.

BSO traffic homicide detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

No other details were immediately released.


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