FHP: Woman killed in hit-and-run


WELLBORN, Fla. – A 27-year-old pedestrian was killed early Sunday in a hit-and-run crash on 51st Drive in Wellborn, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.

Brittany Slaughter suffered multiple blunt force and internal injuries that were consistent with being struck by a vehicle, according to the FHP report. She died at the scene.

FHP investigators are attempting to recover physical evidence and background information leading up to the time of the accident and develop leads to positively identify the involved vehicle and driver.

Anyone with information on the traffic homicide is asked to contact Cpl. J. Stalnaker at 386-754-6270.