MANATEE COUNTY-- One person is dead after a fatal hit and run traffic crash on State Road 64 in Manatee County, just west of the Hardee County Line.
FHP says the crash involved a pedestrian and the vehicle left the scene. The vehicle is suspected to be a 2009 or newer Ford Super Duty pickup truck.
Both lanes of State Road 64 are back open after being closed for several hours while deputies investigated.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.