After a hit-and-run crash early Monday near the Manatee-Hardee county line that left a pedestrian dead, State Road 64 has reopened, according to Florida Highway Patrol.
The crash, which was reported at 1:47 a.m., happened in the 42700 block of State Road 64, between Southwest Oak Point Drive and Taylor Road, in Myakka City, according to the FHP website.
The car that fled the scene is suspected to be a 2009 or newer Ford Super Duty pickup truck. The pedestrian who died was 41.
Anyone with information regarding the crash can contact Florida Highway Patrol Corp. Cloud at 239-938-1800 ext. 3.