A 60-year-old Pennsylvania man was riding his motorcycle in Black Hawk, Colorado when he was hit by a Chevrolet sedan. As he was thrown from his bike, a handgun he was carrying unintentionally discharged, shooting him in the chest.
The motorcyclist suffered serious injuries and was taken to a Denver hospital. Police recovered his handgun at the scene.
The driver of the sedan fled the scene. Police were able to locate him a short time later and arrested him for the hit-and-run.