Residents Say Bicyclist Killed In Compton Hit-And-Run Was A Father

Residents Say Bicyclist Killed In Compton Hit-And-Run Was A Father

COMPTON (CBSLA) — A man on a bicycle has died after being struck by a driver who fled the scene in Compton.


Authorities say the bicyclist was crossing Alondra Boulevard when he was struck by the vehicle. Investigators say the accident unfolded just after midnight Sunday.


Authorities hope security video in the area captured the crash, and that witnesses come forward.


Residents in the area described the victim as a father who lived in the area though his identity has not been released.