Teen skateboarder critically injured in Winter Garden hit-and-run crash

Crash happened near 4200 Winter Garden Vineland Road

WINTER GARDEN, Fla. – A teenager on a skateboard was struck Thursday afternoon during a hit-and-run in Winter Garden, leaving the teen in critical condition, according to the police department.

In a release, police said the crash happened around 4:55 p.m. near 4200 Winter Garden Vineland Road.

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Following the crash, the teen was airlifted to Arnold Palmer Hospital with severe injuries, the release shows. The teen remains in critical condition at the hospital, police said.

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The department is urging anyone with information to contact CRIMELINE at 800-423-TIPS or police at 407-656-3636.

The investigation is ongoing.

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