Bayreuth (dpa / lby) - A stranger hit a cyclist in his car in Upper Franconia and left injured.

His car turned onto a street in Bayreuth and collided with the cyclist almost head-on, the police said on Wednesday.

The 32-year-old was taken to hospital with injuries to his legs after the accident on Tuesday evening.

The police are now looking for the fugitive driver and his black mini with white rally stripes.

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