Thompson RCMP said they've identified a "vehicle of interest" in a hit-and-run incident that claimed the life of a 19-year-old bicyclist early Monday.

Just before 2 a.m. on July 16, police and emergency crews were called out to Highway 391, just south of the entrance to the Thompson Golf Course.

A 19-year-old man was found at the scene and was rushed to hospital, where he was pronounced dead, said RCMP.

Officers are now conducting an examination of a vehicle in the case.

RCMP said the investigation is ongoing and anyone with information can call Thompson RCMP at (204) 677-6909, or Manitoba Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.