Bicyclist victim of hit and run near Protivin
The Howard County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's assistance in locating a vehicle that struck a bicyclist.
On Friday December 25, 2020. The Howard County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call of a bicyclist that was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Willow Ave & 200th St., northwest of Protivin that occurred at approximately 2:00 A.M. By analyzing car parts left at the scene, it was determined that it was a dark grey 2003-2007 Cadillac CTS that struck the bicyclist and left the scene. The striking vehicle should have front end damage and possibly be missing a fog light.
The 58-year-old male who was struck was taken by ambulance to Cresco and later transferred to St. Mary's in Rochester with serious injuries.
If anyone has information identifying the striking vehicle, please contact The Howard County Sheriff's Office at 563-547-3535