MUNDELEIN (CBS) — A man from northwest suburban Mundelein was found dead along Route 83 Thursday evening after a possible hit-and-run crash, police said.
Thursday afternoon, police began conducting a missing person investigation after a 40-year-old man did not return home Wednesday night, police said.READ MORE: Colorful Murals Adorn Open Center For The Arts In Little Village
Police identified the man as Carl H. Roderwald, 40, of Mundelein.READ MORE: One Person Killed In Crash Near Illinois 390 In DuPage County
Officers located the man’s cell phone near the intersection of routes 83 and 176.
Roderwald and his damaged bicycle were found in tall grass along Route 83, just north of McRae Lane.MORE NEWS: When Will Metra Add More Trains Back To Its Schedule? The Plan Is To Do It Gradually
It appeared he was struck by a vehicle that left the scene, police said.