UPDATE: Bicyclist dies in Middletown hit skip accident

UPDATE: 12:30pm

MIDDLETOWN, OH (FOX19) -- Officials say the bicyclist involved in the hit skip accident in Middletown Saturday afternoon has died from his injuries.

20-year-old Tashawn Smiley died at Miami Valley  Hospital after he was struck by a motor vehicle.

The driver of the vehicle fled the scene and is still being sought.

Police say the incident  happened at Curtis Street and Parkview Avenue.

The incident is still under investigation and anyone with information is asked to call the Middletown Police at 513-425-7700.

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MIDDLETOWN, OH  (FOX 19)  ---  Police are investigating a hit skip accident that left a bicycle rider injured.

It happened Saturday afternoon at Curtis Street and Parkview Avenue.

Police say the driver of a car ran into a male rider on a bicycle and then the driver of the car left the scene.

The victim was treated on the scene by fire personnel and then flown to Miami Valley Hospital.

Middletown Police say information with information should call them at 425-7700.

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