Troopers searching for vehicle involved in deadly hit-and-run on the Southside
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Troopers are searching for a vehicle involved in a deadly hit-and-run crash early Saturday morning.
According to a report from the Florida Highway Patrol, 19-year-old Christopher Thomas McDowell was walking north along St. Johns Bluff Road near Lost Pine Drive when he was hit and killed. A patrol officer with the Jacksonville Sheriff's office found him just before 3:30 a.m.
On Saturday afternoon, FHP released the description of the vehicle they are looking for. They said the crash involved an SUV or Pick-up Truck with gray or silver metallic paint. Troopers said the vehicle may have damage to the right front area.
Anyone with information is asked to call FHP in Jacksonville or Crime Stoppers at 866-845-TIPS.
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