Hillsborough County deputies say the driver in a deadly hit-and-run crash in Town 'N' Country has come forward.
The driver, 28-year-old Jennifer Race of Tampa, made arrangements with her attorney to turn herself in at the Orient Road Jail Sunday.
The crash happened shortly before 4:00 p.m. on October 2nd at Sheldon Road and Wood Lake Boulevard. Authorities say the suspect's car, a 2015 Cadillac SRX, was stolen and left at the scene.
Deputies released surveillance video from a nearby Radiant gas station showing Race, who apparently hitched a ride away from the scene.
Deputies say the driver Race hit was 83-year-old Lawrence Lockhart of Tampa. Emergency crews rushed him to the hospital, but he did not survive.
Race is facing charges of leaving the scene of a crash involving a death and being a habitual traffic offender.
An intense band of heavy rainfall will continue across South Carolina and far southeastern North Carolina into Monday, worsening the already historic flooding that is underway.
Additional rain is expected to exacerbate already catastrophic flooding in parts of South Carolina into Monday.
Catastrophic flooding slammed Charleston, South Carolina, and other areas across the state over the weekend.