A bicyclist died Sunday night after being struck from behind by a hit-and-run driver on Scenic Drive, Modesto police reported.
Lt. Mike Perine said the bicyclist was taken to Memorial Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. The incident occurred about 9:49 p.m.
Perine said police closed Scenic from Bodem Street to Coffee Road as officers with the Traffic Unit investigated.
Perine said it appears the bicyclist had his lights on and was westbound on Scenic when he was hit. No other information was available.
Police ask anyone with information about this incident to call Sgt. Gary Crawford or Lt. Scott Blom with the Traffic Unit at 572-9500.