Troopers looking for suspect in fatal hit and run in Sarasota, release photo of suspect's car

Posted by Kate Irby on July 14, 2014 

The possible vehicle description is a 1990’s to 2000 year Honda Accord silver or grey in color with possible front end damage. The pictured vehicle is not the suspect's actual vehicle.

SARASOTA -- The Florida Highway Patrol has released a photo of what a suspect's car in a fatal hit and run Saturday may look like.

The suspect's car is described as a 1990-2000 silver or grey Honda Accord. It could have possible front end damage.

The suspect was driving westbound on State Road 758 (Bee Ridge Road) in the outside lane approaching the intersection with Lockwood Ridge Road, according to troopers. The victim, 71-year-old William Wren, was on his motorcycle in the outside lane stopped in traffic at the intersection.

The front of the suspect's vehicle hit Wren's motorcycle and dragged the motorcycle for about 250 feet. Wren was killed in the crash, according to a release.

After the motorcycle detached from the vehicle, the suspect fled.

Anyone with information about the driver or the vehicle can call Florida Highway Patrol at 239-938-1800.

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