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Hit-and-run injures two bicyclists; police searching for driver

  • August 4, 2014 - 8:53 AM

Police are searching for a vehicle that struck and injured two bicyclists Saturday night near a Wendy’s in Oak Park Heights.

A 37-year-old man, identified as E. Xiong of St Paul, and Mai D. Yang, a 35-year-old woman from Minneapolis, were westbound on the frontage road of Hwy. 36, near County Road 24, when they were struck by a vehicle about 11:52 p.m. Both cyclists were taken to Regions Hospital, where Yang was listed in serious condition.

According to the State Patrol website, authorities had no leads on the vehicle as of Sunday afternoon. Anyone with information is asked to call 651-539-1151.

Alejandra Matos

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