CLAY COUNTY, Fla. – A man from Green Cove Springs is in the hospital with serious injuries after troopers say he was hit by a car.
The Florida Highway Patrol was dispatched to State Road 21 at Witch Hazel Road around 3 a.m. Monday where the crash occurred. They said the man was walking northbound when a car suddenly hit him.
Immediately after the crash, the driver fled from the scene.
Troopers reported finding evidence near the scene of the crash that may belong to a blue-colored pickup truck, possibly a Chevrolet Silverado or a GMC Sierra.