Man hospitalized after hit and run accident

Posted at 10:41 AM, Jan 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-31 10:41:33-05

Tampa police are investigating a pedestrian hit and run accident on Himes Avenue late Saturday night.

A man, whose name has not been released, was found sprawled on Himes Avenue north of Hillsborough Avenue about 11 p.m. Saturday, a Tampa police official said. The motorist who hit the pedestrian fled the scene.

The victim was taken to Tampa General Hospital in serious condition as a trauma alert.

No information has been released about the vehicle involved.