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Driver Charged with Leaving Scene after Bicyclist was Hit

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SEAFORD, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police say a driver has been charged with leaving the scene of a crash that seriously injured a teenage bicyclist in Seaford.
    
The crash occurred Oct. 15 on Woodpecker Road. Troopers said in a news release that a 17-year-old was riding his bicycle south when he was hit from behind.
    
Investigators say the youth was thrown into a cornfield and the vehicle fled the scene. Police say a passer-by saw the youth in the field and called 911.
    
The bicyclist was taken to a local hospital, where authorities say he is in stable condition.
    
Police say the driver, 26-year-old Justin Trice of Easton, Maryland, contacted investigators on Oct. 19. On Tuesday, Trice was charged with leaving the scene of a collision resulting in injury and other offenses.
 

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