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: Katrina Pierce Charged With Using Names Of Homicide Victims To Collect Tax Refunds And Stimulus Checks, And She Has Gone To Prison Before For Similar Schemes
Police identified the man as Carl H. Roderwald, 40, of Mundelein.READ MORE: Chicago Hotels Expected To Lose $2 Billion In Revenue By Year's End, Report Says
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: Pilsen Nonprofit Tackles Food Insecurity: 'Who Better To Understand Our Challenges Than Ourselves?'
It appeared he was struck by a vehicle that left the scene, police said.