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Charges laid after cyclist hit near Carleton U

A 26-year-old turned himself in, and now has a future court date.
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The Ottawa Police Service badge. (Photo/ Ottawa Police Service Twitter)

An Ottawa man is being charged after a hit and run on Bronson Avenue at Sunnyside Avenue.

The Ottawa Police Service said a car ran into a cyclist around 11:15 p.m., Monday, and fled the scene.

The 24-year-old cyclist was taken to hospital by Ottawa Paramedics with serious, but not life-threatening, injuries. He remains in hospital.

Loyan Mukhtar Eid, 26, of Ottawa turned himself in to police around 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday.

He is charged with:

- Failure to Stop at Scene of Accident Cause Bodily Harm
- Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle Cause Bodily Harm 
- Related Ontario Highway Traffic Act Offences

Mukhtar Eid was released with a future court date.

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