LEESBURG, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35)
Leesburg police said they are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash after a body was found on the side of the road Sunday morning.
Police said they were called to the area of U.S. Highway 27 and Howard Road around 7:55 a.m., Sunday about a body on the side of the road.
A driver called police and said he was north on Highway 27 when he saw the person on the shoulder of the road, police said.
The man, later identified ast 37-year-old Robert Glennon was walking north on Highway 27 when he was struck and killed by an unknown vehicle, police said.
The medical examiner responded to the scene and police said it is likely the vehicle that struck Glennon has right front passenger side damage.
Police are asking anyone with information to call them at 352-787-2121.