Man struck in hit-and-run near UCF
Update: UCF spokeman Gene Kruckemyer has confirmed Keegen Algate was an applicant at UCF, but withdrew his application and never attended.
A man was struck in a hit-and-run accident near UCF Saturday morning, officials say.
Keegen Algate, 19, was hit near the intersection of Alafaya Trail and Collegiate Way around 1:25 a.m., said Sgt. Kim Montes, public affairs officer for Florida Highway Patrol.
Algate was transported to Orlando Regional Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
Witnesses told troopers the car in question is a black Ford Edge, however, no tag number was obtained, Montes said. Troopers are still searching for the suspect vehicle.
Any information regarding this incident should be reported to the Florida Highway Patrol.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.