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Bicyclist Bruce Mcjilton, 65, killed in hit-and-run with alleged driver Taurus Hale, 20, on 9 Mile Point Road in Bridge City, Louisiana
Authorities were called about 7:10 a.m. to 9 Mile Point Road near Highway 90 in Bridge City, where they found a body lying next to a damaged bicycle on the side of the road, said sheriff's spokesman Col. John Fortunato.
Anyone with information about this week's fatal hit-and-run is encouraged to call Sgt. Dave Spera at 504.598.5880 or Crimestoppers at 504.822.1111.
Taurus C. Hale, 21, who was 20 and living in Marrero when the crash occurred, was convicted by a Jefferson Parish jury of hit-and-run driving causing death or serious bodily injury.