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Biker seriously injured, airlifted to hospital following hit-and-run crash in Trinity ID'd

Troopers said Javier Alexander Estrada-Ochoa, 18, of Thomasville N.C still remains in critical condition as a result of the crash.

TRINITY, N.C. — A biker was injured in a hit-and-run Thursday night. 

According to the North Carolina State Highway Patrol, the crash happened on Fuller Mill Road near Reddy Foxx Lane in Randolph County around 8:23 p.m.

Troopers said Javier Alexander Estrada-Ochoa,18, of Thomasville N.C was biking north and was struck by a vehicle that was also traveling north. 

The vehicle that collided with the bicycle failed to remain at the scene, troopers said. 

Estrada-Ochoa was seriously injured and airlifted to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center. As of Saturday, he still remains in critical condition, troopers said. 

The North Carolina State Highway Patrol believes the suspect vehicle is a grey/silver 2007-2008 Dodge pickup truck based on evidence recovered from the scene. Troopers said the suspect vehicle would have damage to the front right area and a right headlight that is missing. 

Credit: NC State Highway Patrol
Stock photo that is representative of the suspect vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the State Highway Patrol by dialing *HP (*47) or the Raleigh Communications Center at (336) 334-5500.