Police searching for driver who hit bicyclist and left

A man was hit by a car while he was riding his bike.

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - The Kent County Sheriff's Office is asking for the community's help in finding the driver involved in a hit-and-run accident that left a 62-year-old man injured. 

According to a KCSO, it happened on Nov. 17 around 11:30 p.m. on Division Avenue just south of 60th Street SE. 

The bicyclist, a 62-year-old Gaines Township man, was hit from behind while riding northbound on Division. The vehicle was seen fleeing the scene on a neighboring businesses surveillance video

*Note: The object seen in the air following impact is a grocery bag the bicyclist was carrying. 

The 62-year-old is currently recovering from his injuries, however, the driver has not yet been located and police are asking for help in located them. 

The suspect vehicle is a 1999-2005 Pontiac Grand Am, possibly dark in color. 

If you have any information or can locate the driver in this incident, contact the sheriff's office -- you can send them a message on Facebook or call in a tip to Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.

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April Stevens is a multi-platform producer at WZZM 13. Have a news tip? Email news@wzzm13.com, visit our Facebook page or Twitter.

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