Bicyclist fatally struck by hit-and-run driver in North Patchogue

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Police say a bicyclist was fatally struck by a hit-and-run driver in North Patchogue.

According to police, the victim was riding his bicycle on North Ocean Avenue, just north of Vehslage Street, around 9 p.m. Sunday.

Police say he was then struck by an SUV. The driver stayed at the scene and was not hurt.

The victim, who police have not yet identified, was then struck by a second vehicle that took off.

Anyone with more information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

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