CLEARWATER, Fla. (WFLA) — A pedestrian died after a crash in Clearwater on Tuesday morning.
Clearwater police responded to the collision just after 5 a.m. along Sunset Point Road.
Police said the driver left the scene of the crash. Investigators are searching for a high-profile vehicle – like a SUV or truck – in connection to the case.
The pedestrian, an adult male, was taken to Bayfront Health St. Petersburg, where he succumbed to his injuries. Clearwater police identified him as 32-year-old Kelvin Solomon.
Sunset Point Road was closed between Kings Highway and Highland Avenue while police investigated the crash. The road has since reopened.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Clearwater Police at (727) 562-4242.