State Police identify bicyclist killed in hit-and-run crash

ROBERT, LA (WAFB) - State Police have released the name of a cyclist that was struck and killed over the weekend on LA 445.

Troopers say Bruce Burge, 58, was biking north sometime before midnight Saturday on LA 445, about two miles north of US 190, when he was hit from behind by a maroon sedan.  The driver of the car fled after the crash.

Authorities are still looking for the car, believed to be a Saturn with damage to its right front bumper, quarter panel and windshield.

The crash is still under investigation.

If you have any information on this crash, call State Police at 985-893-6250.

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