Woman Struck, Killed by Vehicle on Baltimore Ave.

The collision occurred around 5:25 a.m. Thursday.

Authorities say a woman was struck and killed by a vehicle early Thursday morning in the 6100 block of Baltimore Ave. in Riverdale Park.

According to Prince George's County Police, the collision occurred around 5:25 a.m.

A PGPD spokesman said the victim was transported to an area hospital and later pronounced dead. Her name and age have not yet been released.

It was not immediately known if charges would be brought against the driver, who reportedly remained on the scene after the incident.

The department's collision analysis team is still conducting its investigation.

Patch will have more information as it becomes available.

Pachacutec June 29, 2012 at 12:09 PM
Very, very sad! Yesterday around 5:00 pm I was walking past that area and a woman with a tiny baby in her arms and leading a little girl of about 4 or 5 walked across Rt. 1 in the middle of the busy traffic, they were about 50-100 feet from the traffic lights and crosswalks. Very scary, esp. as the police tape was still up where the fatality had occurred earlier in the day. I don't know what the circumstances were in the pedestrian fatality, and who was at fault. However, ALL of us, whether we walk, drive, bike, jog, etc., when we're out and about, we need to be completely aware of what's around us AND obey the traffic laws. We don't need more tragedies like t his one.


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