The Seventh Squad is investigating a serious auto accident involving a bicyclist that occurred on Friday, August 13, 2021 at 6:45 pm in Merrick.
According to Detectives, a male bicyclist, 38, was traveling eastbound on Merrick Road when he was struck by a black SUV also traveling eastbound on Merrick Road as the SUV made a right turn into the parking lot of Wendy’s located at 1728 Merrick Road. The operator of the SUV fled the scene eastbound on Merrick Road. The bicyclist was transported by the Merrick Fire Department to a local hospital for treatment where he is still in serious condition.
Detectives request anyone with information to contact the Seventh Squad at 516-573-6753 or call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det. Keeffe/7th Squad 09/23/21/1505/8970