Cyclist injured on Culloden Road, OPP investigating 'fail to remain' collision
Oxford County Ontario Provincial Police is investigating a fail to remain collision on the evening of Thursday, August 28.
At approximately 9:15 p.m., an adult male cyclist was travelling southbound on Culloden Line in Southwest Oxford Township, just south of Union Road.
A vehicle travelling southbound struck the male cyclist from behind causing him to be thrown into the west side ditch. Witnesses of the collision stopped and assisted the cyclist.
The vehicle driver, who struck the cyclist, did not stop and failed to remain at the scene of the collision. The 33-year-old male cyclist was transported to area hospital for treatment of serious injuries.
The suspect vehicle is described as a red, full size, older model pickup truck, and will likely have damage to the front passenger side corner.
Any person with information regarding the person(s) responsible for this incident should immediately contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or their nearest police authority. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.