Mar 25, 2020 4:58 PM

Kan. woman hospitalized after hit and run crash into bicycle

Posted Mar 25, 2020 4:58 PM
Wednesday morning crash scene photo by <a href="https://www.wibw.com/content/news/Woman-hit-by-car-while-biking-to-work-Wednesday-morning-569087651.html">Phil Anderson courtesy WIBW TV</a>
Wednesday morning crash scene photo by Phil Anderson courtesy WIBW TV

SHAWNEE COUNTY — Law enforcement authorities are investigating a hit and run accident that sent a woman to the hospital

Just after 5:30 a.m. Wednesday, deputies responded to a hit and run injury accident in the 5300 block of SW Topeka Boulevard, according to Deputy Abigail Christian.

A bicycle ridden by Jennifer J. Devore, 49, of Topeka was northbound  when she was struck from behind by a vehicle.

The suspect vehicle did not stop and continued northbound on SW Topeka Boulevard.

American Medical Response transported Devore to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according Christian.

The Sheriff’s Office requests that anyone with information on this hit and run accident please call the non-emergency phone number (785-251-2200).