WATCH VIDEO OF THE ROGUE CAPTURED BY A GAS STATION CAMERA.
LISTEN TO 911 CALLS… “MA’AM, THERE APPEARS TO BE A BODY ON GLADES ROAD!”
SEE RESCUERS WORK ON VICTIM…
BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com
BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2022 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — The Boca Raton Police Department is searching for a Nissan Rogue, likely model year 2008-2014, that fled the scene of a fatal hit-and-run early this morning on Glades Road.
As BocaNewsNow.com first reported moments after the incident, it is believed that the driver of the Nissan Rogue struck a man crossing Glades Road — on foot — between St. Andrews and Renaissance Way. The driver of the Rogue, heading westbound, hit the man and kept driving. The man — left for dead — was ultimately found lifeless by another driver.
The Boca Raton Police Department released the video, above, just after 4 p.m. Wednesday. The silver SUV seen heading right to left is believed to be the striking Nissan Rogue.
Listen to the 911 calls, above.
The following is the official statement issued by Boca Raton Police to BocaNewsNow.com.
OFFICIAL BOCA RATON POLICE STATEMENT
On Wednesday, August 3, 2022 just before 6:30 a.m., Boca Raton Police responded to a fatal hit-and-run crash along the 2300 block of W Glades Road. A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in the westbound lanes while crossing Glades Road at the intersection of Butts Road. A passerby discovered the pedestrian in the roadway and contacted police.
Surveillance video in the area shows the suspect vehicle, which is believed to be a silver SUV. The vehicle fled westbound on W Glades Road. The silver SUV should have damage to a front headlight and the front bumper based on evidence found at the scene.
If you have any information in reference to this ongoing investigation, please contact Boca Raton Police Traffic Homicide Investigator Javier Casas at (561) 544-8579.
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