PEMBROKE PINES (CBSMiami) – A Pembroke Pines teen was rushed to Memorial Regional Hospital in critical condition after he was hit by a driver on U.S. 27.
According to police spokesman Sgt. Scott Carris, 13-year old Kyle Montes and his brother were walking on the shoulder of the highway just north of mile marker 24 Saturday night around 11p.m., when a vehicle swerved toward them and struck Kyle. The driver then sped off.
Carris did not give a description of the vehicle but did say it may have damage to the passenger side mirror.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Pembroke Pines Police Department at (954) 431-2200 or call Crime Stoppers at (954) 493-TIPS.