CAPITOL HEIGHTS, Md. (WJZ) — The Prince George’s County Police Department is investigating after a fatal pedestrian collision in Capitol Heights.
Police were called to the 1200 block of Marblewood Ave. around 11:40 p.m. on Thursday for a welfare check.READ MORE: Former Maryland Youth Pastor Don Martin Charged In 30-Year-Old Rape, Police Search For Other Victims
The responding officers found Calvin Williams, 47, of Laurel, unresponsive in the roadway with injuries consistent with being struck by a vehicle.
He was pronounced dead on the scene.READ MORE: Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott, President Joe Biden To Discuss Crime Prevention Wednesday
About 30 minutes later officers with the Seat Pleasant Police Department noticed an unoccupied vehicle with body damage near Martin Luther King Junior Highway and Business Parkway.
A woman, who is believed to have been driving the car, was located walking about a block away.MORE NEWS: SEE IT: Maryland Man Bitten By Copperhead Snake Along Trail While Filming
It is believed the unoccupied car did strike Williams. Seat Pleasant Police took her into custody on a warrant for malicious destruction of property.