Police looking for driver in deadly hit and run

- Police in Sarasota are looking for the driver who hit and killed a bicyclist - and drove away.

It happened around 7:15 p.m. in the northbound lanes of U.S. Highway 301, between 6th and 8th Streets on Sunday. 

Officers say a driver hit the back of the bike and kept going.

The man on the bike was rushed to the hospital, but he did not survive.  His name has not been released.

Police are looking for a dark colored Toyota Corolla with front end damage.

Anyone with information about this crash is urged to call the Sarasota Police Department.

Up Next:


Up Next

  • Police looking for driver in deadly hit and run
  • SUBWAY TERROR: Pipe bomb blast injures bomber, 3 others
  • Driver rescued from icy Massachusetts pond
  • Baby formula maker orders global recall over salmonella fears
  • Burger King employee helps diabetic customer
  • Teen helps struggling Dallas marathon runner win the race
  • Make-A-Wish, UCF fulfill Ohio teenager's medical school dream
  • Authorities: Couple left boy in Florida trailer for 2 months
  • Hero cops arrest bomb suspect moments after blast
  • Pentagon to allow transgender people to enlist despite President Trump's opposition