Cyclist hit in Delta

Delta police are investigating a hit-and-run involving a cyclist in North Delta.

According to police, on Tuesday, Nov. 17 a report came in of a cyclist found on the ground in the 1300- block of Clivedon Avenue.

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It a happened at 4:15 p.m. after the cyclist had been attempting to cross Clivedon at a crosswalk when he was struck by a vehicle.

The cyclist received non-life threatening injuries from the crash and his bicycle was also damaged, police note.

Emergency health services were also present and advised there were three witnesses on scene who did not observe the incident, but apparently assisted the cyclist prior to their arrival.

The three witnesses left before police arrived.

Police have not identified the driver of the motor vehicle involved in the crash.

“Officers are asking the three people who assisted the cyclist, as well as any other potential witnesses or the driver involved in this incident, to please come forward and identify themselves,” said Cris Leykauf, spokesperson for Delta Police.

They are asked to call 604-946-4411 and quote file 20-27048.


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