Pedestrian killed on SR200

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Truck flees the scene

On Tuesday, Jan. 23, at 7:48 a.m., the Florida Highway Patrol was notified of a traffic crash on SR 200 at SW 88th Terrace in Marion County. The crash involved a Nissan pickup vs. a pedestrian.

It is believed that the pedestrian was struck by the front of a 2008 to 2011 Nissan Frontier truck, that is white in color. The pedestrian was killed and the truck that struck the victim fled the scene.

The Florida Highway Patrol is requesting anyone with information about this crash, the driver of the truck or the location of the truck to immediately call the FHP Communications Center at 1-800-387-1290 or Crime Stoppers of Marion County.

The white truck involved in this crash will be missing a portion of the front grill assembly.