Release posted on 09-17-22 at 5:02 p.m.
At 11 a.m., today, September 17, 2022, a 21 year old man was on his motorcycle traveling east on Central Avenue in the 5100-block, when a car swerved into the motorcyclist.
This caused the motorcycle to go into oncoming westbound traffic and collide head-on with another vehicle. The suspect vehicle didn't stop and left the scene. The victim suffered life-threatening injuries and is in critical condition at the hospital.
Detectives are trying to locate a white Lincoln Mercury sedan in the attached photo, that was in the area and may have information about the crash.
Anyone with information please call St. Petersburg Police 727-893-7780 or text SPPD + your tip to tip411.
White Lincoln Mercury sedan
St. Petersburg Police Media Relations - (727) 893-7550
YOLANDA FERNANDEZ - Public Information Officer