Hit-and-run car-bike accident under investigation

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POUGHKEEPSIE – A 62-year-old
Poughkeepsie woman, who was riding a bicycle at 9:48 Thursday morning,
was injured when a hit-and-run driver struck her.

Poughkeepsie City Police said the incident, at the intersection of Church
and Jefferson streets, sent the woman to the hospital in serious but non-life
threatening injuries.

The vehicle that left the scene was only described as dark colored. It
went eastbound on Church Street immediately following the crash.

Anyone who may have witnesses the crash or has any information is asked
to contact the Poughkeepsie City Police Department Tip Line at 845-451-7577
or City of Poughkeepsie Traffic at 845-451-4131.