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Englewood man killed in hit-and-run

Posted at 7:15 AM, Mar 18, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-18 07:15:34-04

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. — A 54-year-old Englewood man was pronounced dead after being struck by a car. Investigators are still searching for the driver.

According to a Florida Highway Patrol report, the suspect vehicle was traveling south on Regina Drive around 9:30 p.m. Thursday when it struck the man, who was on his bicycle.

The man was taken to Sarasota Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

An investigation remains ongoing; if you have information about the incident, you can contact FHP or Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers.