Vehicle found in fatal hit-and-run that killed pedestrian in Collier County

Published: January 20, 2022 1:45 PM EST
Updated: January 21, 2022 1:34 PM EST
Florida Highway Patrol vehicle. Credit: Florida Highway Patrol

The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for a vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash that happened on Thursday in Collier County.

A 37-year-old Immokalee man was struck as he was walking south, adjacent to State Road 29. The unknown vehicle collided with the pedestrian and then fled.

The vehicle is possibly a 2014 to 2017 Nissan Rogue, black in color, and was last seen fleeing south on State Road 29 toward Immokalee.

On Friday, troopers said they impounded a 2015 Nissan Rogue from a home.

The specific date and time of the crash remains under investigation.

The ID of the drive also remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Florida Highway Patrol 239-938-1800 or SWFL Crime Stoppers.