LAKELAND, Fla. — Deputies in Polk County are looking for witnesses who might be able to give them more information in a suspicious death investigation.
Deputies say 22-year-old Kara Hanvey, of Sebring, was found dead around 6:40 a.m. on Sunday morning in a grass median on US Highway 92 East. Deputies say her death is a possible hit-and-run.
The sheriff’s office says her body was found along the highway near Kennedy Auto Sales on Reynolds Road. Deputies say she had an apparent broken leg and minor trauma to her body.
Her belongings were found nearby. An autopsy on Monday will determine the exact cause of her death, the sheriff’s office says.