CHICAGO (CBS) — A bicyclist was seriously injured Thursday afternoon in a hit-and-run accident at Western and Montrose avenues in the Lincoln Square neighborhood.

Police said at 3:11 p.m., a 17-year-old boy was heading south on Western Avenue toward Montrose Avenue on his bicycle. A black Lexus sport-utility vehicle was headed north on Western Avenue and was making a left-turn onto Montrose when its driver struck the cyclist, police said.

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The SUV driver kept going west on Montrose Avenue and then turned north into the alley between Western and Artesian avenues — never stopping to help the victim, police said.

Police late Thursday released photos of the vehicle that fled the scene.

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Western-Montrose Accident Car

A surveillance image of a car that struck a bicyclist at Western and Montrose avenues and fled the scene on Thursday, July 25, 2019. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Western-Montrose Accident Car

A surveillance image of a car that struck a bicyclist at Western and Montrose avenues and fled the scene on Thursday, July 25, 2019. (Credit: Chicago Police)

Western-Montrose Accident Car

A surveillance image of a car that struck a bicyclist at Western and Montrose avenues and fled the scene on Thursday, July 25, 2019. (Credit: Chicago Police)

The cyclist was taken to Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in critical condition, police said.

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The police Major Accident Investigation Unit is investigating the incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the unit at (312) 745-4521.