Troopers searching for driver in hit-and-run on I-75 in south Fort Myers

Writer: Melissa Montoya
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Troopers say this is what a hit-and-run vehicle looks like after a crash on I-75. (CREDIT: Florida Highway Patrol)

Authorities are searching for a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run crash that happened on Friday afternoon.

The vehicle is described as a red in color vehicle Ford F-250 with front bumper damage.

According to troopers, the crash happened at around 5:30 p.m. on northbound I-75 at mile marker 130, between the Alico Road and Daniels Parkway exits.

No one was injured.

The red Ford F-250 was traveling north in the middle lane and a second vehicle was stopped in traffic in the same lane due to congestion.

The front of the F-250 collided with the vehicle. The driver initially stopped but then fled the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Florida Highway Patrol or Crime Stoppers.

The crash remains under investigation.

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