Bicyclist critically injured in Pinellas Park hit-and-run crash, police say

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PINELLAS PARK, Fla. (WFLA) — Pinellas Park police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that left a bicyclist in critical condition Monday morning.

The crash happened at about 4:20 a.m. in the 6200 block of 66th Street.

Police said the bicyclist, 34-year-old  Dustin Kwilecki of Kenneth City, was heading south when they were rear-ended by a driver who fled the scene.

Kwilecki was taken to an area hospital where he is listed in critical condition.

Police believe the vehicle is a red 2006 to 2010 Chrysler 300 or a 2006 to 2010 Dodge Magnum. The vehicle is missing the passenger side mirror and should have damage on the front passenger corner.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police at 727-369-7864.  To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers of Pinellas County at 800-873-TIPS (8477).

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April 24 2021 08:00 am

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