Pedestrian dies after hit-and-run crash in Panama City Beach

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A pedestrian is dead after a hit-and-run crash in Panama City Beach Tuesday night.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol, the South Florida man was standing in the northbound lane of Tarpon Street when a vehicle making a left turn from Surf Drive hit him. The driver then left the scene. The vehicle is described as a dark-colored sedan.

The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene, and officials have yet to release his name.

If you have any information, you are urged to call the Florida Highway Patrol at (850) 873-7020.