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Pedestrian killed in hit and run on Old Olga Road in Fort Myers

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Posted at 5:34 AM, Sep 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-14 07:00:28-04

FORT MYERS, Fla. — UPDATE (6:48 AM)-- According to a report, an unknown vehicle was traveling northbound on Old Olga Road, just south of Caribbean Boulevard.

A 27 year old male was lying in the shoulder and partially within the northbound travel lane on Old Olga Road, just south of Caribbean Blvd.

The vehicle collided with the pedestrian.

He was transported to Lee Memorial Hospital and later pronounced deceased.

The vehicle has fled the crash scene.

The details of the vehicle remain unknown but is possibly a red in color vehicle.

If anyone has information regarding this crash, please contact the Florida Highway Patrol or Crimestoppers.

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UPDATE (6:05 am)-- Troopers are responding to a vehicle versus pedestrian crash.

FHP confirms that the pedestrian is deceased, and the vehicle has fled the scene.

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There is a traffic fatality on Old Olga Road and Caribbean Boulevard in Fort Myers.

There is a complete roadblock.

Please find an alternate route, if possible.

This story is breaking and will be updated with the latest information as we receive it.