SILVER SPRING, Md. (AP) — A pedestrian was killed early Sunday during a hit-and-run vehicle collision in the Maryland suburbs of Washington, police said.
Wilmar Gomez Gonzalez, 24, of Hyattsville, was pronounced dead at the scene, the Montgomery County police department said in a news release.READ MORE: Baltimore Police Officer "Miraculously" Avoids Injury After Crashing Into Stream
Officers and emergency workers responded shortly before 1 a.m. to a personal injury collision on a Silver Spring road.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: 1.5K New Cases & 17 Deaths Reported Saturday
Investigators believe a light-colored sedan struck Gonzalez, then left the area.
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