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Fairmont Police Investigating Hit and Run on Rt. 250

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The Fairmont Police Department is investigating a hit and run that happened at approximately 3:30 a.m. Thursday.

Patrolman C. Noechel was traveling along Rt. 250 south when he saw a man laying in the grass alongside the road.  The man said he was riding his bike and was hit by a car from behind, which sent him over the handlebars of his bike and he landed on a nearby embankment.  The man told police that he though the car, possibly a black sedan, didn't have its headlights turned on.

Fairmont Police said the bicyclist had a flashing light on his bike that was working properly.  The man was transported to Fairmont General Hospital and was treated for minor injuries to his hands and face.  

Fairmont Police are investigating.