POINCIANA, Fla. — Troopers are looking for a driver that ran from a crash, leaving a 26-year-old woman for dead, early Sunday morning.

  • Troopers looking for driver at large after fatal crash
  • Identity of female passenger has not been released

The crash happened at about 3:30 a.m. in a suburban neighborhood of Poinciana.

According to troopers, a male was driving a 2019 white Toyota SUV northbound on San Lorenzo Road when, for some reason, the SUV left the street, struck a sign, and then crashed into a tree.

The driver then jumped out of the SUV and ran off, leaving his passenger. The 26-year-old woman, from Webster, Florida, died in the vehicle. She was wearing a seat belt, FHP said.

The FHP does not currently have a description of the driver, who was still at large Sunday night.

Charges are pending against him in the crash.