Boise police on Thursday afternoon were seeking a suspect in a hit and run that sent a teenage cyclist to the hospital.
Here's what happened, according to Boise police spokeswoman Lynn Hightower:
A little after 2 p.m., a 15-year-old-boy was riding his bike on a sidewalk northbound on Cole Road near its intersection with Lemhi Street.
A vehicle going eastbound on Lemhi stopped at first, then proceeded into the intersection.
The boy ran into the vehicle.
The driver took off.
Who had the right of way was being investigated. However, the driver left the scene of an injury accident - so it's being treated as a hit and run.
Luckily, the boy was not seriously hurt, according to Hightower. He was transported to a local hospital with bumps, abrasions and a cut on his chin.
And he won't be without his bike - it sustained only minor damage, too.
Police were looking for a white, four-door SUV with an older male driver behind the wheel. It may have sustained damage to the passenger-side rear door.
If you have any information that might help police find the vehicle and suspect, call Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS.
Sean Deter: 377-6450; Twitter: IDS_Deter