Cyclist Seriously Injured in SUV Hit and Run, Cops Say

By Aidan Gardiner on June 12, 2013 10:29am 

 A woman was riding her bike in Flatbush Tuesday night when she was hit by an SUV, cops said.
A woman was riding her bike in Flatbush Tuesday night when she was hit by an SUV, cops said.
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BROOKLYN — A woman riding her bike through Flatbush was seriously injured when a black SUV plowed into her Tuesday night and fled, cops said.

The woman, whose identity was not released, had been riding southwest on Dorchester Road and was turning south onto East 18th Street about 9:30 p.m. when she was mowed down by the SUV, according to an NYPD spokeswoman.

She was rushed to Kings County Hospital, where she was in serious but stable condition Wednesday morning, cops said.

The SUV fled the scene, police said.

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