Motorcyclist killed in hit-and-run

07-09-2008

Elsewhere, in the west of the country, near Sokolov, police have been investigating a hit-and-run which left a motorcyclist dead on Saturday. He was struck down by a silver Mazda, which then escaped the scene. Police found evidence of silver paint on the bike, and have reason to believe the vehicle which hit the motorcyclist was stolen. The man killed was estimated as in his 50s.