News: Hit-and-run driver fatally strikes bicyclist in Fountain Hills

FOUNTAIN HILLS, AZ – Police in Fountain Hills are searching for the driver responsible for a fatal hit-and-run crash involving a bicyclist Tuesday morning.

According to CBS 5, the crash occurred between 5:30 and 6:30 a.m. at the intersection of McDowell Mountain Road and Fountain Hills Road, just outside of McDowell Mountain Regional Park.

Witnesses told police say saw the driver and a passenger get out and check the suspect vehicle for damage before fleeing the scene.

The identity of the cyclist is being withheld pending further investigation.

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