A Bradenton woman was injured by hit and run driver. According to the Florida Highway Patrol early Monday morning around 3:15 a woman who was outside searching for her pet was struck by a car as she stepped onto 29th Ave East. The driver of the car did not stop but continued heading north on 18th Street East. As a result of being struck the woman suffered minor injuries.
Florida Highway Patrol is looking for a driver who early Monday hit a pedestrian and fled the scene of the accident, according to a news release.
About 3:15 a.m., a 33-year-old woman was outside looking for her cat when she stepped into 29th Avenue East just west of 18th Street East and was struck by the car. The driver did not step and was last seen heading north on 18th Street East, according to a news release.
The woman suffered minor injuries. The car was described as a dark color 4 door sedan with chrome wheels.
Trooper Barbara Ehrhart has asked anyone with information about the driver can call at 941-751-8350.