PLANT CITY — A man died Saturday after a Ford truck or SUV struck him and then fled.
The Florida Highway Patrol is seeking any information in the 3:55 a.m. crash at southbound State Road 39 north of McGee Road in Plant City.
Investigators believe the pedestrian was in the southbound land when the front of a vehicle hit him. FHP has not disclosed the name of the victim.
Paint flecks and vehicle parts left at the scene indicate that the hit-and-run vehicle was a Ford pickup or SUV.
The FHP is asking anyone with information to call 1-866-369-4613. Trooper Edwin Millan-Citron is investigating the crash.