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For Immediate Release 

Contact:  Sergeant Mark Wysocky

01/06/15                                                                                                          Florida Highway Patrol                                                                                           

Office: 954-837-4012

Cell: 954-242-3340


Indian River County:  Florida Highway Patrol investigators are attempting to locate a hit and run vehicle from the fatal pedestrian crash that occurred on January 1, 2016 at 9:00 PM. The pedestrian was walking on 20th Avenue SW near 1st Place SW when he was struck by a vehicle that left the scene. The vehicle fled northbound and is described as a pick-up truck or SUV type vehicle that may be lifted and may be orange in color and may have minor front end damage. If anyone has information about this vehicle or the crash they are urged to contact the Florida Highway Patrol at 954-837-4012 or Crime Stoppers at 800-273-8477.


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