SARASOTA (FOX 13) - The Sarasota Police Department is searching for the driver who fatally struck a pedestrian and fled the scene.
The victim, an unidentified female, was found deceased by a passerby on the 4000 block of Fruitville Road shortly before midnight Saturday.
Based on evidence at the scene, investigators determined the woman was the victim of a hit-and-run crash.
Officers are working to notify next of kin. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Sarasota police.