The Tuscaloosa Police Department is seeking the public's help in locating a driver who seriously injured a bicyclist during a hit-and-run accident last week.

According to a Facebook post from TPD, the incident occurred on the night of April 17 in the 500 block of Skyland Boulevard.

The post said the driver of a red Mustang struck a 33-year-old man who was riding an electric bicycle. Witnesses said the driver was seen pulling into the nearby Citgo gas station before leaving the scene.

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The victim was taken to the hospital with serious injuries that were originally life-threatening but is currently listed in stable condition.

TPD said it is believed that the vehicle model year is between 2015 through 2023 but is most likely a 2017 or 2018. The post said during the accident, the vehicle's headlight and bumper was damaged.

TPD is asking anyone who may have repaired a vehicle that matches the description, along with anyone who may know the identity of the driver to contact the department at 205-349-2121. Those wishing to remain anonymous can submit tips by contacting CrimeStoppers at 205-752-STOP (7867).

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