Florida Man Killed In Hit-And-Run Crash Near D.C.

BLADENSBURG, Md. (AP) — Prince George’s County police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that killed a pedestrian in Bladensburg.

Police say it appears 42-year-old William Altamirano of West Palm Beach, Fla., was trying to cross Annapolis Road at night when he was hit by a white pickup truck. Investigators say the driver left the scene.

Officers were called to the area just before 1 a.m. Saturday. They found Altamirano in the roadway with critical injuries. He died later at a hospital.

Police say Altamirano was not in a crosswalk at the time of the crash.

Investigators are asking any witnesses to provide information about the crash or the truck that was involved.

(Copyright 2013 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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