PALMETTO, Fla. (WWSB) - Palmetto Police are investigating a hit-and-run that took place on Friday evening in front of Palmetto Elementary School.
Police say that around 8:45 p.m., a male victim fell into the roadway and while lying in the street he was hit by a vehicle. The victim was seriously injured and is being treated at a local hospital.
It’s possible the driver of the vehicle may not have realized that they struck a person, according to police, who say the driver did not stop.
Anyone with any information on this incident should contact Palmetto Police immediately.