Driver with 'big hair' sought after hit-and-run in Grover Beach

A bicyclist suffered a moderate head injury after being hit by a car in Grover Beach on Thursday night.

The bicyclist was riding westbound on Mentone Avenue near the intersection of South 16th Street just before 11 p.m. when he was hit by a four-door, black Subaru, according to Grover Beach police.

The driver of the Subaru had just accelerated after stopping at a stop sign, so was not traveling fast at the time of the collision.

The driver then sped away toward Arroyo Grande, according to police. The bicyclist was taken to Arroyo Grande Community Hospital.

The driver was described as having "big hair." The Subaru likely has damage to its right front bumper.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Grover Beach Police Department at 473-4511.