UPDATED Thursday, September 12, 2013 --- 2:46 p.m.
Dane Co. Deputies say they have found the driver in a crash that injured a bicyclist. The woman said she thought she had hit a deer.
The crash happened Tuesday around 7:20 a.m. on Highway PD near County View Road.
A citizen who saw news reports about the crash noticed the damaged vehicle in a parking lot on Deming Way.
Deputies contacted the vehicle's owner, 29-year-old Heather Jacobson of Ridgeway. She admitted to driving on PD that morning, thinking she had hit a deer.
Jacobson has been cited with hit and run causing injury, no insurance, and failure to move over while passing a bicycle.
The bicyclist suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Posted Tuesday, September 10, 2013 --- 12:10 a.m.
Dane Co. Deputies are looking for a driver that hit and injured a bicyclist Tuesday morning in the Town of Verona.
The driver of a blue sedan, possibly a Nissan, clipped the bicyclist with the passenger side mirror of the car. It happened around 7:20 a.m. on Highway PD near County View Road.
A 58-year-old man was thrown from his bike.
Witnesses stopped to help him. He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Anyone with information on the driver and/or the blue sedan should call the Dane County tip line at (608) 284-6900.
The vehicle will have visible damage to the passenger side.
Tips can also be left via our website at danesheriff.com.