BRADENTON, Fla. - A day after a Bradenton woman died following a hit-and-run crash, troopers say they believe they've found the pickup truck involved in the deadly crash.
On Tuesday morning, troopers said a tip led them to the Ford pickup truck. It was located at 3608 16th Street West and matches the suspect vehicle description, and also has damage consistent to being involved in Monday's crash.
The crash occurred on U.S. Highway 41 near Bayshore Gardens Parkway.
Troopers said the female pedestrian was crossing the six-lane road when she was struck and killed. Surveillance footage showed a Ford F-150 or F-250 pickup leaving the scene.
No potential driver has been identified. The vehicle located Tuesday was impounded and undergoing forensics testing.
Anyone with information is asked to call FHP at 239-938-1800.