Police Search For Driver After Pedestrian Killed In Hit And Run Crash In St. Petersburg

ORLANDO, Fla. - A man is dead after being struck by a vehicle on State Road 408, officials said.

The eastbound lanes of SR 408 were shut down Wednesday evening from the Mills Avenue to Lake Underhill Road exits.

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Officials said the man, identified Thursday as 41-year-old Glenn Kale, was taken to a hospital, where he later died.

Orlando police said they are investigating the incident as a fatal hit-and-run. Witnesses described the vehicle that left the scene may be an older model, white F-150 with a ladder. Police said it will have front-end damage.

Police said SR 408 would be shut down for several hours while they investigated. Eastbound State Road 408 reopened Wednesday night.

Stay with News 6 and ClickOrlando.com for updates on this story.

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