Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run crash involving a dump truck

Posted at 3:18 PM, Aug 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-16 06:37:55-04

A bicyclist was killed in a hit-and-run crash involving a dump truck Monday afternoon. 

Baltimore Police said the crash happened around 1:25 p.m. in the intersection of Chester and Chase streets. Officers found a 54-year-old man who had been hit by a vehicle, and he was taken to an area hospital, where he died. 

Police believe the man was riding a bicycle in the 1100 block of Chester Street when he was struck by a dump truck.

The truck did not remain at the scene and was last seen traveling northbound on Chester Street.

A description of the truck is not available at this time. Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to call investigators at 410-396-2606.

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