Blazer driver bashes 2 cars in Manatee hit-and-run

August 18, 2013 

— A late 1990s model maroon Chevrolet Blazer hit two cars in a parking lot at 7 a.m. Sunday at 3982 75th St. W., according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

The Blazer driver was making a left turn in the parking lot but reportedly lost control.

The Blazer first slammed into the rear of a parked 2002 Toyota Camry, then bashed the rear of a 2008 Hyundai Accent.

The driver then fled south from the parking lot, according to the report. The Blazer was said by witnesses to have dark tints and black trimming.

There was no description of the driver.

Anyone who may have witnessed this crash or has any knowledge as to the identity or location of the hit-and-run driver and or vehicle is asked to contact Florida Highway Patrol crash investigator Trooper G. Mongeat 941-751-7647.

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