MANATEE -- A 20-year-old Sarasota man on a mo-ped was struck by a hit-and-run driver at 1:20 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of University Parkway and Tuttle Avenue, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The vehicles were westbound on University when the hit-and-run driver struck the rear of the mo-ped and kept going. The mo-ped driver was unhurt.
FHP collected a gray portion of the front-left bumper of the hit-and-run vehicle.
If anyone has information regarding the hit & run vehicle and/or driver please contact Trooper J. Torres at the FloridaHighway Patrol at 239-938-1800.