Driver Sought, Man Recovering After Miramar Hit-and-Run

A man is recovering in the hospital after he was struck by a car in Miramar in what police are investigating as a hit-and-run.

According to an incident report, 23-year-old Yimmy Santana Mendez was in a crosswalk in the 2400 block of Miramar Boulevard Sunday when he was struck by a vehicle that fled the scene.

Miramar Fire Rescue took him to Memorial Regional Hospital with numerous injuries, police said.

A witness described the driver as a white female with blue hair. She was in a white, newer model Honda or Toyota 4-door vehicle with front end damage and possible windshield damage.

Anyone with information is asked to call Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.