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State Police investigates second deadly hit and run incident in Prince George's County

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Posted at 11:27 PM, Mar 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-03 17:49:52-05

FORESTVILLE, Md. — Another person died this weekend driving a hit and run incident in Prince George's County.

Maryland State Police were called shortly after 8:30 p.m., about a man being struck by at least one and possibly two vehicles on southbound Rt. 4 at Old Marlboro Pike, Forestville.

When State Troopers arrived, they found the man lying in the grass off the right shoulder of the roadway. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

The victim has been identified as 60-year-old Henry L. Washington of Washington, D.C.

According to State Police, they're searching for a 2018/19 silver Nissan Altima, wanted in connection with a fatal hit and run involving a pedestrian that occurred early yesterday morning along I-495 at northbound I-95 in College Park.

Anyone who may have witnessed this fatal hit and run is urged to contact Maryland State Police immediately at the Forestville Barracks at 301-568-8101, ext 0. Callers may remain anonymous.