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Cyclist suffers serious injuries in crash; driver flees scene

Police are looking for a newer Nissan Infiniti, blue, which likely has damage to its passenger side front headlights and body
2020-09-11
Police say the vehicle in question might resemble this one. Submitted by OPP.

NEWS RELEASE
ONTARIO PROVINCIAL POLICE
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TINY TWP – Members of the Southern Georgian Bay Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are asking for your assistance solving a fail to remain car vs cyclist crash which occurred shortly before 8:53 p.m. Sept. 10, 2020 on the northbound lane of Simcoe County Rd 6 just south of the village of Wyevale,Tiny Township.

Officers responded to a request by County of Simcoe Paramedic Services to attend the crash scene after a motorist located an injured cyclist and made the 911 call to Emergency Services. The injured 44-year-old male cyclist of Wasaga Beach was triaged at the scene and transported to Georgian Bay General Hospital where he remains for treatment of serious injuries sustained in the crash.

Scene investigation indicates that the north bound cyclist was struck from behind by a north bound vehicle vehicle believed to be a 2019-2021 Nissan Infiniti QX60 blue (hermosa blue) in colour which could have damage possibly to its passenger side front headlights, outside rear view mirror and exterior body trim parts.

Anyone having knowledge of this suspect vehicle and/or occupants or possibly dash cam video of this crime is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122, opp.southern.georgian.bay@opp.ca or by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). 

You can submit your information online at www.p3tips.com. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous. Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2000.00. You can follow Crime Stoppers of Simcoe Dufferin Muskoka www.crimestopperssdm.com on Twitter or Facebook.

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