A cyclist died in a hit-and-run collision along the 3300 block of S. Main Street.
According to a Gainesville Police Department (GPD) release, a citizen discovered both vehicle and bicycle debris on the west side of the roadway and sidewalk around 9:38 a.m. on Monday and found a body in the wooded area near the debris.
Emergency responders pronounced the cyclist dead on scene.
A GPD investigation revealed the bicyclist was traveling southbound in the curbside lane when he was struck from behind by a silver Volvo.
According to the report, the Volvo’s driver fled the scene. The model and license plate number are unknown.