Family offers reward to find driver who hit cyclist
Posted August 14, 2010 11:14 a.m. EDT
Updated August 14, 2010 3:57 p.m. EDT
Willow Springs, N.C. — The family of a bicyclist injured in a hit-and-run east of Angier has offered a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest in the case.
Authorities said that a car hit Carl Demarais from behind at White Memorial Church and Landmark roads on July 30. Demarias was knocked unconscious, and the motorist left the scene.
Demarais suffered a concussion and broken pelvis and ribs. He must undergo physical therapy to learn to walk again.
Anyone with information about the hit-and-run can call the Demarais family at 845-721-2510 or the state Highway Patrol.