Police looking vehicle in hit-and-run

Posted at 10:24 PM, Jan 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-01 06:54:36-05

Sarasota Police are currently investigating a hit-and-run accident.

It happened at 6th Street and 8th Street along North Washington Boulevard around 7 p.m.  A driver hit the backside of a bicyclist and caused the bike to lose control. The driver fled the scene.

The male bicyclist was transported to the hospital and later died from injuries.

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

Anyone with information should contact Sarasota Police Department at 941-316-1199.