1 dead in Prince George’s Co. hit-and-run

A man was struck and killed Sunday night in a hit-and-run crash in Prince George’s County, Maryland, police said.

Police responded to the 9400 block of Lanham Severn Road in Lanham about 10 p.m. Sunday for the report of a pedestrian collision.

Upon arrival, they found a man in the roadway. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver took off after hitting the man, according to police. Police said they’re investigating what led to the crash.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Prince George’s County Crime Solvers hotline at 1-866-411-8477.

Below is a map where the crash took place:

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Tadiwos Abedje

Tadi Abedje is a freelance digital writer/editor for WTOP. He was born in Washington, D.C., and grew up in Northern Virginia. Journalism has been his No. 1 passion since he was a kid and he is blessed to be around people, telling their stories and sharing them with the world.

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