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Spanaway man arrested for hit-and-run collision with bicyclist

Post by Stacia Glenn / The News Tribune on Jan. 4, 2013 at 5:42 am |
January 4, 2013 6:19 am

A 54-year-old Spanaway man was arrested Thursday night for hitting a bicyclist with his truck and fleeing the scene, according to the Washington State Patrol.

The accident happened about 10:10 p.m. on state Route 7 near 52nd Avenue East.

Troopers said a man driving a 1998 Dodge Ram pickup truck was heading north on SR 7 when he struck the 43-year-old bicyclist, who was heading in the same direction.

The driver was found later at a nearby home and arrested.

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