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: City Council Latino Caucus Moves To Put Proposed Ward Map On 2022 Ballot For Voter Referendum
Police identified the man as Carl H. Roderwald, 40, of Mundelein.READ MORE: Liana Wallace On 'Survivor' All-Black Alliance Falling Apart: 'Just Wanted Us To Make Top 8, Then We Can Have World War II''
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: Man Wins $1 Million On Scratch-Off Lottery Ticket Gifted To Him After Heart Surgery
It appeared he was struck by a vehicle that left the scene, police said.