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Cyclist hit by car in north Spokane recovering

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Ian was hit by a car in north Spokane Monday night Ian was hit by a car in north Spokane Monday night
SPOKANE, Wash. -

The man who was run down by a car while riding his bicycle in north Spokane earlier this week has gone through two surgeries and is recovering, but the driver who hit him is still at large. 

Ian, an employee at Two Wheel Transit, was riding his bike home Monday night near the intersection of Houston and Lindeke near Salk Middle School when a car swerved over into his lane towards him and hit him. Ian was pushed in the curb and over his handle bars. Simon says he suffered a broken upper jaw and lost two front teeth. He was left laying in the road as the car drove off.

Ian was wearing a helmet and had his front and rear lights on. He went to the hospital and received dozens of stitches, and recently had two surgeries to "put his nose back together," as Simon from Two Wheel Transit said on Facebook. 

Simon and the bike shop have put together a GoFundMe, if you would like to donate. 

Ian says the car that hit him was a red Mazda sedan. If you know anything, please call Crime Check at 509-456-2233. 

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