Update: FHP seeking info in Keystone Heights hit-and-run fatality


A 37-year-old Keystone Heights man was killed sometime before 7:00 a.m. on December 10 while walking west on SR 26, approximately 3/4 of a mile west of CR 1469. The man was pronounced deceased at the scene; his next of kin have now been notified.

Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) is seeking information on the unknown vehicle that struck the pedestrian. FHP investigators believe the vehicle is a 2007 to 2012 Dodge Caliber sedan or a 1996-2007 Plymouth Voyager, Dodge Caravan, or Chrysler Town & County minivan that is missing a black plastic passenger-side mirror and also hasignificant damage to the right side windshield.  

Anyone with information about the vehicle or driver involved in this crash is asked to contact FHP at 1-800-387-1290 or Crime Stoppers of Alachua County (online) or by phone at 352-372-7867.