In Desoto County, the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) is requesting assistance in locating a witness to a serious vehicle accident, reports Wink News Now.
On Friday at 4:40 p.m. on CR 769 and CR 760, a crash involving serious bodily injury occurred. The vehicle that crashed was a black four-door sedan.
It was reported that there was a vehicle in the area which could have been a witness to this crash.
This reported vehicle was described as traveling westbound on CR 760 and approaching a stop sign intersection. The vehicle may have been traveling behind a red four-door sedan, also approaching the stop sign intersection.
The operator of the reported vehicle may have witnessed the red sedan travel into the intersection and cause a black four-door sedan, traveling northbound on CR 769, to swerve into the southbound lane and then swerve back across the northbound lane. It overturned on the east grass shoulder of CR 769.
The crash caused serious bodily injury to the driver of the black sedan. The needed witness may have also witnessed the red sedan flee the scene of the crash.
Anyone with possible information on the crash witness is asked to contact Trooper Hathcock with the Florida Highway Patrol at (941) 751-8350, extension 31794.