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Authorities seeking driver after fatal hit and run in Zephyrhills

46-year-old man struck and killed early Saturday. Florida Highway Patrol seeking driver of a Honda Pilot.
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ZEPHYRHILLS — Authorities are seeking the public’s help in finding a hit and run driver whose car struck and killed a pedestrian early Saturday.

Alonzo Norton, 46, of Zephyrhills, was hit by a car traveling east on Sixth Avenue east of Armstrong Street at about 3:30 a.m., a Florida Highway Patrol report states.

The driver did not stop, the report states. Norton was declared dead at the scene.

Debris from the car’s fender recovered at the accident scene indicates that the vehicle involved is a Honda Pilot built between 2003 and 2005. The report does not indicate the color of the vehicle.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Florida Highway Patrol at (813) 558-1800 or Crime Stoppers at 800-873-8477.