Driver sought in Osceola County hit-and-run crash that critically injured woman

Crash investigated on Vineland Road near Kyngs Heath Road

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OSCEOLA COUNTY, Fla. – A woman was found critically injured after a hit-and-run crash in Osceola County early Friday, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Troopers said the 39-year-old woman was found around 7:05 a.m. on Vineland Road near Kyngs Heath Road.

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According to a crash report, a vehicle was traveling north on Vineland Road when it struck the pedestrian.

The woman was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Troopers said they believe the crash happened before sunrise Friday. FHP said it is looking for a white Honda sedan that was possibly involved.

Anyone with information is asked to contact FHP at 407-737-2213 or Crimeline.

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Brenda Argueta is a digital journalist who joined in March 2021. She graduated from UCF and returned to Central Florida after working in Colorado.