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Woman hit, killed while walking near MARC train station in Gaithersburg

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Posted at 3:08 PM, Nov 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-20 15:08:01-05

A woman was killed Tuesday morning while walking near the MARC station in Gaithersburg. 

Montgomery County Police say 52-year-old Li Zhang was hit by an SUV around 6:44 a.m. near the railroad tracks in the area of East Diamond Avenue. 

Police say Zhang was crossing South Summit Avenue at Wells Avenue when the SUV driven by Abidemi Etabuno D Udah, 29, hit her. Udah reportedly fled the scene, but later came back. 

The tracks by the station were shut down as emergency crews and police were investigating.