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Bicyclist seriously hurt in hit-and-run crash at Maryland resort

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Posted at 7:22 AM, Aug 31, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-31 14:12:02-04

A student from Slovakia was seriously injured when the bicycle she was riding was hit by a car in a beach resort in Maryland. Police say the driver of the car did not stop after the crash.

Ocean City Police said in a news release that the crash occurred early Wednesday. Officers say the 21-year-old student was hit by an SUV that failed to stop at the scene.

The woman is in critical condition at a hospital.

Police say they have identified a suspect and are consulting with the state's attorney's office. The suspect will not be identified until charges are filed.