HOLIDAY, Fla. (WFLA) – Florida Highway Patrol troopers are investigating a hit-and-run crash that left a child seriously injured in Pasco County.
Sgt. Steve Gaskins says a 7-year-old child was hit by a blue Chevy S10 pickup truck Thursday evening. The child who was hit has serious injuries, according to troopers.
Sgt. Gaskins confirms the crash was a hit-and-run and the truck involved has not been found.
The crash happened near Flora Avenue and Excalibur Street in Holiday. FHP investigators responded to the scene just before 5 p.m.
A spokesman for the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office says Flora Avenue is shut down in both directions in the area of the crash.
This is a developing story, please check back for updates.