Man dies after being hit by vehicle in D.C.

WASHINGTON – A man has died after being hit by a vehicle Friday on Suitland Parkway, near Alabama Avenue, SE.

The Metropolitan Police Department says around 6:45 a.m. Friday, a pedestrian entered a travel lane and was hit by a pickup truck headed east on Suitland Parkway.

The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. The victim, a man, has not been identified.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police at 202-727-9099.

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