BEL AIR, Md. (WJZ) — A 24-year-old man was killed in a hit-and-run accident in downtown Bel Air early Wednesday morning, officials said.
Police said officers responded to South Main Street between Office Street and Pennsylvania Avenue just before 12:15 a.m. after someone reported a person was hit by a vehicle. When they arrived, officers found the 24-year-old lying in the road.READ MORE: Police Shoot, Kill Man Holding Woman At Knife Point In East Baltimore Maryland's EquiFest Showcases Adoptable Horses, Some Retired From Racing
Officials said the victim suffered injuries from being hit and dragged by a vehicle that then fled the scene. Police believe the victim may have been in the road when he was hit.
Witnesses said the vehicle was a dark-colored pickup truck that continued northbound on Main Street.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In Maryland: Hospitalizations & Positivity Rate Continue To Fall
Anyone with information about this crash is urged to contact police at 410-638-4500 or Metro Crime Stoppers.