The crash happened early on the morning of July 28. Des Moines Police say 56-year-old Darrel Ford died after his bicyle was hit by an SUV at an intersection. Witnesses said Ford ran a red light and the SUV had the right of way. A few days later, police found the vehicle involved in the crash abandoned and hidden in a rural area near Mitchellville.
Thirty-two-year-old Anthony McGilvrey is now facing charges of driving while barred and leaving the scene of an accident causing death. Police say McGilvrey was found hiding in a residence in Newton