Prince George's County police are hoping a citizen will be able to help them find the driver from a fatal hit-and-run in Landover on Thursday night.
Around 9:30 p.m. officers reported to the scene of Landover Road and John Hanson Highway where a pedestrian was struck, police said. Officers found a woman lying in the roadway and she was pronounced dead on the scene.
According to detectives, the woman was trying to cross Landover Road when she was struck. She wasn't in a crosswalk, police said.
The striking vehicle -- a gold SUV, possibly a Ford -- did not stop after hitting the woman.
with information about the hit-and-run is urged to call the Collision Analysis
& Reconstruction Unit at (301) 731-4422. Callers wishing to remain
anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) or text, “PGPD plus
your message” to CRIMES (274637) from your cell phone. You may also submit a
tip online at www.pgcrimesolvers.com.