Tyler Bicyclist Struck By Car

Early this morning, a man was riding his bicycle at the intersection of Martin Luther King and E. Gentry when he was struck by a car. After striking the bicyclist, the driver fled the scene.

Paco Rodriguez, the bicycle rider, was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries. There is no suspect information in this case, nor were there any witnesses.

If you have any more information on this hit-and-run, please call Tyler Police.

Cathryn Khalil, reporting. ckhalil@kltv.com