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Hit-and-Run Driver Kills Bicyclist in Rio Linda

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Courtesy of North Sacramento CHP


A Rio Linda bicyclist died late Sunday night after sustaining major injuries from a hit-and-run.

The bicyclist, 67-year-old Kathy Anthon, was legally riding in the bike lane on Dry Creek Road when the driver of a dark gray vehicle struck her from behind.

The bicyclist sustained major injuries and was transported to Mercy San Juan where she later died.

CHP Investigators are asking for help locating the driver of the vehicle. If you have any information, contact the Special Investigations Unit at the North Sacramento CHP office at (916) 348-2317.