Man critically injured in hit-and-run incident

A 54-year-old Wichita man is in "very critical condition" after he was struck by a vehicle while riding his bicycle this morning, police said.

Police said the man was riding his bicycle in the 1800 block of South Hydraulic at about 1:45 a.m. when he was struck from behind by a dark-colored SUV.

The driver of the SUV fled the scene, police said.

The man suffered severe head trauma and was in very critical condition at a Wichita hospital, police said.

Wichita police asked that anyone with information about the incident to call the Wichita Police Department.