CHICAGO (CBS) — Aurora police are trying to find the driver who crashed into a cyclist and left her to die.

A Kane County Sheriff’s deputy was driving around 1:20 a.m. Tuesday, when he noticed a bicycle in a grassy area on Edgelawn Drive just south of Prairie Street.

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The deputy then found 61-year-old Elizabeth Kakoczki lying in the patch of trees nearby. He performed CPR until paramedics arrived.

Kakoczki was rushed to the hospital, but was pronounced dead.

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Elizabeth Kakoczki, 61, was killed in a hit-and-run while riding her bicycle in west suburban Aurora on July 23, 2019. (Family Photo)

Aurora police determined Kakoczki was riding her bike when she was hit by a vehicle which fled the scene.

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Anyone with information about the hit-and-run was asked to call Aurora police at 630-256-5330, or Crime Stoppers at 630-892-1000.