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Hiilsborough Deputies Search for Hit and Run Driver

Hiilsborough Deputies Search for Hit and Run Driver

(Dover, Fla. - WFLA)  - Hillsborough County deputies are searching for the driver who seriously injured a pedestrian in a hit-and-run accident in Dover. The victim has been identified as 40 year old Stacey Parkenson of Dover.

Detectives have located a front grill that is believed to be part of the suspect's vehicle that was knocked off at impact with Parkenson.  "Preliminary information" is that the grill came from a 1994-2002 Silver Dodge Crew Cab pickup truck with front end (missing grill) damage. 

Anyone with any information regarding this investigation is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200.

Around 11:30 a.m., deputies were alerted to the woman being struck and left on the side of the road at 14603 Sydney Road.  When deputies arrived, they found the woman unconscious and lying next to the roadway.  She was airlifted to an area hospital and is listed in serious condition, deputies say.

Photo Credit Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office


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