OCALA, Fla. – Florida Highway Patrol investigators are looking for information about the driver and vehicle involved in a hit-and-run crash that killed a 49-year-old man in Ocala Monday.
FHP troopers said Steven Lynch, of Ocala, was walking on the paved road of U.S. 441 at Southeast 62 Street when he was hit by a vehicle going south. Lynch was thrown onto the grassy shoulder and pronounced dead at the scene, according to the crash report.
Troopers said the vehicle involved is possibly a Ford and will have damage to its right front turn signal and headlight. The vehicle's right-side mirror is also broken, according to the report.
Anyone with information is asked to call FHP Corp. R. Crawford at 352-512-6630 or CrimeStoppers at 352-368-STOP (7867).