News: Zephyrhills man dies after being struck by hit-and-run driver


ZEPHYRHILLS, FL – A hit-and-run driver is being sought in connection with the death of a man in Pasco County Sunday night, reports WTSP.

The incident occurred on Green Slope Drive near Oak Run Circle in Zephyrhills.  According to the Florida Highway Patrol, a man was lying in the dark roadway for an unknown reason at about 9:30 p.m. when he was struck by a vehicle.

The victim, 28-year-old Zephyrhills man, died at the scene.  The FHP said the driver involved in the collision did not stop to help.

Anyone with further information regarding the incident was asked to contact the FHP or Crime Stoppers.

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