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Bicyclist killed in hit-and-run-crash at W. 38th Avenue, Sheridan Boulevard in Denver

West 38th Avenue and North Sheridan Boulevard Denver fatal hit-and-run bicyclist killed 12-9-22
West 38th Avenue and North Sheridan Boulevard Denver fatal hit-and-run bicyclist killed 12-9-22
Posted at 9:45 PM, Dec 09, 2022

DENVER — A bicyclist was killed in a hit-and-run crash at W. 38th Avenue and Sheridan Boulevard in Denver on Friday night.

At around 8:31 p.m., the bicyclist was on W. 38th Avenue in the crosswalk crossing west to east when they were struck by a dark midsize SUV, according to a news release.

The vehicle, which was traveling northbound on N. Sheridan Boulevard, failed to stop at the red light and fled from the scene of the crash, police said.

The bicyclist died at the scene.

Police believe the driver of one of the two vehicles featured in the photos below struck the cyclist.

West 38th Avenue and North Sheridan Boulevard Denver fatal hit-and-run bicyclist killed 12-9-22
West 38th Avenue and North Sheridan Boulevard Denver fatal hit-and-run bicyclist killed 12-9-22

Denver police are asking anyone who may have witnessed the hit-and-run to call Denver Metro Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867. Anonymous tipsters can earn a reward of $2,000.