Driver sought after bicyclist hit in Boulder hit-and-run collision

BOULDER, Colo. — Investigators are searching for the driver and a vehicle that were involved in a hit-and-run collision with a bicyclist on Tuesday night, the Boulder Police Department said.

The incident happened just after 5 p.m. when the bicyclist was hit by a vehicle turning into the King Soopers parking lot at 3600 Table Mesa Drive.

The bicyclist, whose name and age weren’t released, was thrown, and suffered multiple broken bones and lacerations.

Police are searching for a silver Dodge or Plymouth minivan. The vehicle was described as being three or four years old with a broken passenger side window.

Police said there might be more damage to the passenger side door because chips from the vehicle were removed from the bicyclist’s body at the hospital.

Witnesses described the driver as a white man, 60 to 65 years old. He’s described as 5-foot-11 with gray hair and a full white beard.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 303-441-4047 or Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.