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News: Driver strikes, injures bicyclist on FM 1489 near Vernon Frost Rd

Posted on Tuesday, October 5th, 2021 at 8:21 pm    

FORT BEND COUNTY, TX – A pickup truck collided with an injured bicyclist on FM 1489 near Vernon Frost Rd Thursday, Click 2 Houston reports.

Ankur Wadhwa heard a roar right before the truck hit him. Wadhwa describes the vehicle as a blue pickup truck with a white sign on its rear. The truck’s driver fled the scene after the incident.

Following the wreck, another driver pulled over to assist Wadhwa. They called 911 around 4:30 p.m.

First responders hospitalized Wadhwa with a fractured elbow, road rash, and contusions on the left side of his body.

The incident is under investigation by the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office.

FORT BEND COUNTY, TX – A pickup truck collided with an injured bicyclist on FM 1489 near Vernon Frost Rd Thursday, Click 2 Houston reports.

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