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Ridge Manor Man Found Dead After Hit-And-Run-Crash Saturday

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Florida Highway Patrol, Source: TFP

HERNANDO COUNTY, Fla. – Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal hit-and-run in Ridge Manor after a 33-year-old man was found dead Saturday.

Troopers say a vehicle was traveling northbound on Tall Pines Drive, approaching Ridge Manor Blvd.

At the intersection, the driver failed to yield and collided with a Huffy motorized bicycle, killing the rider, a 33-year-old Ridge Manor man.

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Troopers say the vehicle fled the scene, and a passing motorist discovered the victim at 4:40 am.

It is unknown what time the crash occurred, and troopers are seeking help from the public in this tragic crash.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call *FHP (*347) or Crime Stoppers at **TIPS.

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