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Published June 20, 2013, 11:00 PM

After running into pedestrian, biker assaults him and flees scene

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A bizarre assault in Fargo landed one man in the hospital this afternoon.

By: WDAY, WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - A bizarre assault in Fargo landed one man in the hospital this afternoon.

A man riding his bicycle on the sidewalk collided with a pedestrian in front of a 10th street Taco John's.

The man then got off his bike and proceeded to beat and kick the victim, who police say is about 40 or 50 years old. A witness followed the offender after he took off, but lost track of him.

Sgt. Mark Lykken, Fargo Police Department: "The victim was conscious, but he did suffer some type of injury to the back of his head. Not sure what it was, but the indications are that he was beaten in the head, the person kicked him in the head."

Police are searching for the assailant.

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