UPDATE: Cyclist Struck by Pickup Friday Evening
UPDATE: K2 Radio News spoke with Casper Police this afternoon, and there is no news on the condition of the man struck by a truck while cycling on Friday. The only update on his condition is that he is stabilized at Wyoming Medical Center.
The search continues for the driver of the truck who ran from the scene after the accident. Some reports say there were two girls in the truck with him, but that has not been confirmed.
ORIGINAL STORY: There has been another apparently serious auto-bicycle accident. It happened in the early evening hours around 6:15 on East Yellowstone Drive just east of the intersection with Beverley.
A 54-year-old man was riding his bike at the edge of the roadway when he was hit by a pickup truck, and reportedly dragged several yards.
The driver of the truck left the scene, but Police know his name and are looking for him.
The rider was taken to Wyoming Medical Center but his condition is unknown.
Police are investigation the circumstances and whether alcohol may have been involved.