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Bicyclist Injured In OKC Hit-And-Run Speaks

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Bill Hartman was hit by a car while riding his bicycle near N.W. 31st and Military Avenue Tuesday morning.  The driver stopped and talked to Hartman then sped away.  Police are looking for the driver. Bill Hartman was hit by a car while riding his bicycle near N.W. 31st and Military Avenue Tuesday morning. The driver stopped and talked to Hartman then sped away. Police are looking for the driver.
OKLAHOMA CITY -

Police are on the lookout for a driver who hit a man on a bicycle Monday morning.

The victim, Bill Hartman, went to the hospital with a shattered leg.

He was taking his usual route to work on Northwest 31st near Military Avenue.

He says a man driving a small, beat-up gold colored car hit him. The driver stopped but didn't help.

"He asked me if I was hurt," Hartman said.  "Of course, I was laying on the curb.  He asked me if I was hurt and I said 'Yes, I am hurt.'  He said, 'I'm sorry.  I didn't see you.'"

Hartman does not have insurance.  His coworkers took up a collection to help pay hospital bills. They've also set up a fund in his name at Coppermark Bank. The public can make donations at any location.

 

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