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Denham Springs Man Hit-and-Run Victim

POSTED: Thursday, November 19, 2009 - 2:36pm

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 10:59pm

Police are asking the public to help them identify the driver who allegedly hit a man on the side of the road and left him for dead.
Investigators say 56-year-old Richard France was pushing his bike on Lockhart Road in Denham Springs when a unknown vehicle struck him from behind-- and took off.
State Police say the accident was reported around sunrise this morning but the time of the actual crash has yet to be determined.
The suspected hit and run is still under investigation. Anyone with any information is urged to call State Police at (225) 754-8500.