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LEBANON, TN (WSMV) - A man riding a bicycle was killed by a hit-and-run driver on Sunday night on Old Murfreesboro Road.

According to THP, 66-year-old Marvis Sweatt was riding a bicycle when he was struck by an unknown vehicle that fled the scene, leaving Sweatt in the roadway. Around 9 p.m., another vehicle hit Sweatt who was laying in the roadway.

Sweatt died at the scene, he was not wearing a helmet.

Troopers are seeking information from the public in the investigation of the crash.

Troopers have identified the vehicle of interest as possibly being a 2002-2007 Saturn Vue or a 2005-2009 Chevrolet Equinox. The vehicle may be gold or tan in color and will be missing a driver's side mirror. The vehicle may also have damage to the front and/or driver's side.

If you have information about this crash, contact the Tennessee Highway Patrol Nashville Dispatch Center at 615-741-2060, attention Trooper Rick Alexander or Sgt. William Gregory. is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, 4WARN weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from News4 Nashville.

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