Rider of a scooter was in critical condition after being struck by a sedan.
FHP reports the accident happened around quarter after 5am when the rider of the scooter (Victoria Mann) traveling north on U.S. 301 was struck from behind on U.S. 301 near Whitfield Avenue. The sedan, a Toyota was driven by Sarasota man, Jubal Gordon, 26.
Also involved a third car traveling behind the Toyota did not stop in time and rear-ended the sedan then fled the scene.
The rider of the scooter was taken to Blake Medical Center in critical condition.
FHP also said the driver of the sedan has been charged with careless driving.