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Wells man charged in hit-and-run that injured 68-year-old bicyclist

Allen Bigbee, 68, of Wells, was taken by ambulance to Maine Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
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WELLS, Maine — A man from Wells turned himself in to police Tuesday in connection with a hit-and-run on a bicyclist that happened Saturday.

William Turner, 66, has been charged with leaving the scene of a personal injury accident, according to an update from Wells police. He is set to appear in York District Court on Feb. 22, 2022.

Officers responded to Old County Road, near Spinnaker Ridge Drive, shortly after 7 p.m. and found Allen Bigbee, 68, of Wells, lying on the ground next to his bicycle.

Police said Bigbee was fully alert when officers arrived, but he was bleeding from cuts on his head and elbow. He was taken by ambulance to Maine Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries, according to police.

Bigbee was not wearing a helmet at the time of the crash, according to police.