Police investigating hit-and-run in Manatee County that caused chain reaction crash

Hit And Run Crash

BRADENTON, Fla. (WWSB) - Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a hit-and-run in Manatee County that caused a chain reaction crash involving three vehicles.

Troopers say Sunday around 1:45 p.m. at U.S. 301 and 53rd Avenue East in Bradenton, a black-colored Nissan sedan failed to stop for the light, crashing into the back of a 2016 Toyota Camry, which was pushed into a 2012 Toyota Camry, which was pushed into a 2014 Buick Encore.

Two of the drivers suffered minor injuries.

The driver of the Nissan fled northbound on U.S. 301. It was said to have dark-tinted windows and a partial plate of Florida MJC was captured.

The Nissan was described to have dark tinted windows and partial license tag number of Florida #MJC was captured.

Anyone with any information regarding this crash should contact the FHP at 239-938-1800.

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