Hit-and-run accident leaves 1 dead in Springfield
Jan. 01, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — Springfield police say they are looking for a Ford pickup truck involved in a fatal hit-and-run accident that killed a bicyclist.
Springfield police Sgt. John Delaney says the bicycle was dragged down Boston Road near Barber Street at about 3 a.m. on Wednesday. He says the rider was killed instantly.
City police are looking for a light-colored Ford F-150 pickup truck with front-end damage.
Delaney says police are using surveillance video from nearby businesses in an effort to identify the truck's license plate number.
The bicyclist's name has not been released.