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FHP Seeking Info on Deadly Pedestrian Hit and Run in Manatee County

MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. – A 34-year-old woman was killed Monday morning in a hit and run that occurred at 6:30 AM in Bradenton.

Troopers are searching for a Ford F-150 Pickup – Harley Davidson Edition – Black & Orange involved in this hit and run.

According to Florida Highway Patrol, the Ford truck was traveling northbound on 14th Street (U.S. 41) Monday morning approaching Bayshore Gardens Parkway, and the victim was attempting to cross the six (6) travel lanes of 14th Street approximately 1000 feet south of Bayshore Gardens Parkway.

Troopers say the truck struck the victim and then fled the scene on 14th Street (U.S. 41). The 34-year-old woman was pronounced dead on the scene by Manatee County EMS.

The Florida Highway Patrol is requesting assistance from anyone who may have witnessed the crash or witnessed the suspect vehicle fleeing the scene. Please call FHP (347) on any cellular device or 239-938-1800.

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