Police are still looking for a driver who hit a bicyclist in the Bronx. The driver hit the bicyclist and then ran off, leaving the injured person to die.
This incident happened at around 11 at night on Monday, and it occurred specifically on Webster Avenue in Mount Hope.
According to police, the driver was in a box truck and hit a 46-year-old cyclist and then just kept on driving.
The driver is reported to have gotten onto the Cross Bronx Expressway. The driver was seen last going south to New Jersey.
At this time, police have not released the name of the victim. Unfortunately, the bicyclist died because of this horrible incident.
This information is all that is known about this story at this time. If we receive any more information, we will keep you posted.
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