Troopers investigating a bicyclist hit and run

Delaware State Police are current investigating a serious crash that occurred south of Milford.

Officials say the crash happened yesterday evening around 5 PM  and involved a bicyclist,  Joseph R. Bergman of Milford.

When troopers arrived to the scene Bergman had reportedly been struck by an unknown dark colored vehicle traveling northbound, which then fled the scene leaving him on the side of the road. 

Bergman was reportedly wearing a fluorescent yellow jacket at the time of the collision and was transported to Christiana Medical Center where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries and released.

Authorities say alcohol had appeared to be a factor on the part of the bicyclist.

However at this time no charges have been filed.  

Troopers are continuing their investigation into this crash and ask if anyone has any information in reference to this incident, to contact calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

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