May 7, 2015 6:25 AM
Bicyclist dies in Rochester hit-and-run; police searching for truck
ROCHESTER - Just after midnight on Thursday morning, state police responded to Route 11/Farmington Road near the on-ramp to Route 16 south for a reported hit and run involving a bicycle.
Police found a man deceased on the side of the road, with his damaged bicycle nearby. The vehicle involved fled the scene.
Damaged debris from the vehicle identified it as a green older model (late 1990's, early 2000's) Dodge Ram pickup truck. The truck would have significant front end damage including a missing headlight.
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