Deputies searching for fatal hit and run driver

- A Tampa woman was hit and killed by an unknown vehicle Tuesday night.

Hillsborough County Sheriff deputies hopes anyone has information on the crash. Sherry Hunter, 61, was crossing West Waters Avenue near Wilsky Boulevard when the vehicle in question struck her and then fled the scene.

Hunter was not in a crosswalk. She died at the scene. 

The vehicle is most likely a dark-colored Toyota with front end damage to the grill and headlight. It's unclear whether it was a truck or a sedan. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff's Office at 813-247-8200. To remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-8477. 

Up Next:

Up Next

  • Deputies searching for fatal hit and run driver
  • Airman surprises sister before soccer game
  • Matos convicted of quadruple-murder
  • Dozens of children gain families during Hillsborough Adoption Day
  • Deputies: Woman intercepted $1,600 iPhone delivery
  • Previously blind woman shares gift of sight with others
  • Holiday skating rink returns to downtown Tampa
  • Sarasota man arrested after wife finds child porn
  • Search for hit-and-run driver who killed bicyclist
  • After two months, Irma's impacts linger in Highlands County