Cyclist struck by a pickup truck

(PEMBROKE, ON)  – The Upper Ottawa Valley Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) is currently investigating a fail to remain motor vehicle collision that occurred on Forced Road just north of Boundary Road in the City of Pembroke.  The collision took place at approximately 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 28, 2020.  A northbound pickup truck struck a northbound cyclist and failed to remain. The suspect vehicle is described as a black Ford pickup truck.  The passenger side of the truck, including the side mirror, may have sustained damage as a result of the collision.

The cyclist sustained serious injuries as a result of the collision.

One of the motorists who initially stopped to assist the victim indicated that they had dashcam footage.  The police would like to speak to this motorist and with anyone else with information regarding this incident.

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