Cyclist killed in hit and run in Port Jefferson Station

July 12, 2013 5:16:05 AM PDT
Police in Suffolk County are searching for a driver who hit and killed a man on a bicycle, then took off.

The incident happened Thursday night in Port Jefferson Station.

Officers say 51-year-old Bradford Packer was struck while crossing Route 347 at Route 112 just after 9 p.m.

He was rushed to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators are looking for a light-colored Hyundai sedan with significant front-end damage.