Bicyclist struck by hit-and-run driver in southeast Fresno

Crime

A bicyclist was struck by a hit-and-run driver in southeast Fresno Thursday night.

It happened in the area of Belmont and Fowler avenues around 9 p.m. The bicyclist was hit from behind, and the driver took off.

The victim is expected to be OK, police say.

A good samaritan is said to have stopped traffic from hitting the victim until police got to the scene.

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