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Motorist strikes bicyclist in Canandaigua, drives off

A Bloomfield man was arrested after leaving the scene of a crash on July 26.

According to a news release, the Canandaigua Police Department arrested Bruce Simmons, 67, of Bloomfield for leaving the scene of a personal injury crash.

Officers responded to a report of a bicyclist being struck by a vehicle on West Avenue. During the investigation, it was determined Simmons was traveling west on West Avenue when his vehicle struck a bicyclist who was also traveling west on the side of the road. Simmons continued to drive without reporting the accident.

Simmons will appear in the City of Canandaigua Court at a later date.