A bicyclist was seriously injured in a hit-and-run accident Saturday afternoon in Kansas City.
The accident happened about 4 p.m. near the intersection of Eighth Street and Beacon Avenue.
Police officials said a black 2005 or 2006 Ford 500 or Taurus was northbound on Beacon when a bicyclist riding westbound on Eighth Street ran a stop sign and struck the vehicle.
The impact of the collision threw the bicyclist into the car’s windshield, police said.
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The vehicle was last seen northbound on Beacon.
Police said the man on the bike was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.