Biker loses foot in hit-and-run; driver of SUV wanted
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida authorities say they’re looking for a driver who crashed into a motorcycle, causing the rider to lose his foot.
A Broward Sheriff’s Office news release says the crash occurred June 2 at a Fort Lauderdale intersection.
Detectives say a white SUV hit 48-year-old Dale Hall’s 1999 Harley-Davidson motorcycle and then kept driving. Hall was thrown from the bike, and his left foot was severed. He was taken to a nearby hospital for surgery.
Investigators are looking for the person who was driving the 1999 to 2001 white Ford Explorer with a Florida Gator vanity plate on the front bumper. Anyone with information should call Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-8477. Tips that lead to an arrest are eligible for a reward of up to $3,000.