ST. PETERSBURG, FL – A pedestrian was seriously injured last Thursday night after a vehicle struck him on a busy roadway in south Pinellas County, reports 10 Tampa Bay
Police say the incident happened just before 9 p.m. on 4th Street North near 23rd Avenue North, which is just northeast of Crescent Lake Park.
The investigation so far suggests that a male pedestrian was struck and seriously hurt by a blue SUV.
The SUV left the scene of the accident, and medics transported the man to a local hospital for care.
A full investigation is underway with law enforcement. Anyone with information to share can contact the St. Petersburg Police Department.
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