• FHP locates vehicle connected to deadly hit & run driver

    By: Libby Jones , Action News Jax


    CALLAHAN, Fla. - The Florida Highway Patrol said it has located a 2007 Toyota Tundra in connection to a deadly high and run accident that happened in Callahan.

    The Florida Highway Patrol is searching for the driver who hit and killed a pedestrian Sunday afternoon.

    The accident happened around 1:15 p.m. on U.S. 1 south of Zidell Road.

    The Toyota was traveling southbound when the pedestrian was on the left lane of US-1 for an unknown reason, according to the FHP report.

    The front of the Toyota hit and killed the pedestrian and the driver kept going.

    Highway patrol found the vehicle a few miles from the crash location, abandoned in a parking lot.

    If you have any information regarding the crash, you're asked to call Crimestoppers at 866-845-TIPS (8477).

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