Brighton Police Department is investigating a hit and run crash where a 35-year-old female was seriously injured while riding her bicycle on East Bridge Street near 27th Avenue. Officers were dispatched to the area on Sept. 18 just after 1:30 a.m. for a medical emergency. Their initial investigation indicated that the female had been struck by a motor vehicle that was no longer on scene.
The female was transported to the hospital by ambulance, and later flown to a different hospital for further care. She remains in critical condition at this time. After further investigation, officers determined that a silver Dodge Ram pickup truck was likely involved. Investigators were not able to get the suspect’s license plate.
Brighton Police Department is seeking help from the public to identify the suspect vehicle. Anyone who witnessed the crash or has further information is requested to call our Tip Line at 303-655-8740.