Tow truck driver found in bike hit-run

(MGN Online, File)
(MGN Online, File)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) – A tow truck driver who allegedly hit a bicyclist and fled the scene in Southeast Portland Wednesday morning was located later in the afternoon by police, but no arrests have been made.

The 16-year-old bicyclist was riding at SE 7th Avenue and Taylor Street just before 11 a.m. when he was hit by a flatbed tow truck turning right onto Taylor, police said. The teen suffered traumatic injuries but is expected to survive.

Anyone with more information is asked to call Portland police at 503.823.3333.

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