Bicyclist injured in hit-and-run collision

November 15, 2011 12:47:08 PM PST
Police are trying to identify a driver who struck and injured a bicyclist in a hit-and-run collision in Walnut Creek on Monday afternoon.

The cyclist was hit by a light-colored SUV on Mt. Diablo Boulevard near Bont Lane around 4:20 p.m.

After hitting the bicyclist, the car was last seen making a left turn onto southbound Bont Lane, police said.

Police said the bicyclist suffered a head injury but is expected to make a full recovery.

The driver is described as a white female with dark hair pulled back into a ponytail.

Anyone with information about the collision is urged to call Officer Mike Adams at the Walnut Creek Police Department at (925) 943-5844.