Teen Bicycle Hit & Run 06 Apr 12

The New Ulm Police Department is seeking information on a teenage male that allegedly fled the scene of an accident Thursday afternoon. The boy is estimated to be around 15-years-old, and was reportedly wearing blue shorts when he crashed his bicycle into the side of a moving vehicle Thursday and fled the scene. It happened at the intersection of 19th South and Minnesota Streets in New Ulm. The bicyclist collided with the side of a southbound 1994 Ford Explorer that had the right-of-way. The boy reportedly refused to provide a name after the crash, and denied having any injuries before leaving the scene. Damage to the Explorer was minor. Anyone with information on the identity of the teen is asked to contact the New Ulm Police Department at (507)233-6750.