Bristol Borough Police are searching for the driver and vehicle suspected in a fatal hit and run that occurred Tuesday night.

A Mercedes Benz AMG, the suspected vehicle in the accident

The accident happened around 8 p.m. on Route 13 at the intersection of Corson Street in Bristol Borough, when what is believed to be a silver Mercedes Benz AMG struck and killed a bicyclist before fleeing northbound on Route 13.

The vehicle left behind a grey decorative license plate with an eagle emblem on it. The car should have substantial damage to its front.

The vehicle left behind a decorative front license plate with an eagle emblem on it

The victim has been identified by police, but authorities are waiting to release the information until family is notified.

Bucks County EMS and the Bristol Borough Fire Department and Fire Police assisted at the scene.  The Bristol Township Police also responded and are assisting with the investigation.  Anyone with any information is asked to contact Sergeant Pete Faight at 215-788-7813 ext 2429.