HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (CW44 News At 10)– The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run in Plant City.
On Friday, June 25, 2021, at approximately 12:22 a.m., a truck was seen traveling eastbound on West Trapnell Road near Mud Lake Road. An adult male was discovered deceased in the 2000 block of West Trapnell Road.READ MORE: Brookhaven's Call To Action: Officials Seeking Public Input On City Centre Master Plan
Detectives are searching for a pickup truck with a silver cab and a white truck bed. It also has orange running lights above the windshield. Detectives believe the truck is likely to have damage to the front passenger area.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Soon?
“A driver should never flee from the scene of a crash,” said Sheriff Chad Chronister. “We need the public to keep an eye out for this truck and let us know if they see it. The victim’s family deserves answers.”MORE NEWS: Child Tax Credit: October Payments Hitting Parents' Bank Accounts
Anyone with information is urged to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office immediately at (813) 247-8200.