Pedestrian on bike path severely injured in Loves Park hit and run

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LOVES PARK, Ill. (WTVO) — Police are searching for a suspect in a black golf cart or utility vehicle who struck a pedestrian along a bike path on Saturday.

Loves Park Police say the victim was walking on a path next to N. Perryville Road, between Nimtz Road and Broadcast Parkway, around 1:15 a.m.

The victim said the vehicle also had a roll cage. After striking the pedestrian, the vehicle fled the scene northbound along the bike path, and has yet to be located.

The victim suffered severe injuries, according to police.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Loves Park Police at 815-654-5015 or Crime Stoppers at 815-963-7867.


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