Maryland State Police are asking for the public’s help in locating the driver involved in a deadly hit-and-run crash early Wednesday morning in Anne Arundel County.
Troopers arrived at the area of southbound Route 97 at Maryland Route 648 at around 1:55 a.m., after receiving a report of a struck pedestrian.
Delroy Roderick Ben, 54, of Glen Burnie was hit by a 2010 to 2018 black Audi A8 or S8, according to the preliminary investigation. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
.@MDSP are searching for the suspect vehicle and driver believed to be connected to a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred this morning in Anne Arundel County. See stock photo of suspect vehicle below. FULL RELEASE: https://t.co/L3ARrxgkaf pic.twitter.com/0enH85rmbO
— MD State Police (@MDSP) December 28, 2022
The driver fled the scene. The car may have damage to the right front-bumper and is missing its passenger side mirror.
The road was closed for almost three hours after the crash, reopening at 4:45 a.m.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Maryland State Police Glen Burnie Barrack at 410-761-5130.