Driver leaves 13-year-old injured in hit and run crash

Posted at 12:28 PM, Aug 26, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-26 12:28:11-04

A 13-year-old was struck by a car that later fled the scene, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

It happened Saturday evening at the intersection of Richmond Avenue North and Windermere Drive in Lehigh Acres.

The teen was walking on Richmond Ave. North when a car struck the juvenile and continued to travel south on Richmond Ave. North, FHP said.

The teen was transported to Lee Memorial Hospital with critical injuries. 

If you have any information on this crash you are asked to contact FHP at 239-344-1730.