Seattle police identify car that killed bicyclist in hit-and-run

Police investigate the death of bicyclist Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, near the West Seattle Bridge. (KOMO file photo)

SEATTLE -- Seattle police believe a Toyota Prius is the vehicle that hit and killed a bicyclist Tuesday in Seattle

Police say the vehicle is not a Prius C, V or other model and from the model years 2010 to 2015.The

The 61-year-old bicyclist was killed by the hit-and-run driver before dawn Tuesday near the West Seattle Bridge,

The male bicyclist was on First Avenue South near South Andover Street about 5:45 a.m. Tuesday. Witnesses told police a driver was likely going north on First Avenue when the bicyclist was hit. The driver then drove off.

Police ask that if you have any information on this vehicle, call Detective Sanders at 206-684-8923.

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