FHP identifies pedestrian killed in hit-and-run

Person hit walking along US Highway 1 near Musselwhite Road

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A person was hit and killed Sunday in a hit-and-run crash on US Highway 1 near Musselwhite Road, officials say

NASSAU COUNTY, Fla. - A pedestrian killed Sunday in a hit-and-run crash on U.S. Highway 1 near Musselwhite Road in Nassau County has been identified as a 37-year-old Jacksonville man, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

Troopers said a black Toyota Tundra was traveling southbound on US-1 south of Zidell Rd when it hit Shane Hill, who was walking in the left lane. The driver of the Toyota then took off, but the truck was later found a few miles south of the crash location, abandoned in a parking lot. 

Hill died at the scene. 

Authorities are asking anyone with information regarding the crash to call Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.

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