COLLEGE PARK, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland State Police said they are investigating a fatal pedestrian collision on Route 50 in College Park that happened early Tuesday morning.
Troopers reported around 3:30 a.m. to the collision, which involved a tractor-trailer, at the eastbound lanes of Route 50 near Route 301.READ MORE: Rally Held Urging Removal Of Confederate Statue In Talbot County
Investigators said the victim, who was identified as a woman who is not from Maryland, was pronounced dead at the scene. They said the woman has been identified and her next of kin are being notified.READ MORE: 2-Alarm Fire Reported In Anne Arundel County
Investigators said the woman was struck when she was walking in the road. The driver of the tractor-trailer stayed on the scene.MORE NEWS: Unemployed Workers Union Holds Protest Over Gov. Hogan's Decision To End Additional Federal Benefits
The eastbound lanes of Route 50 were closed for 3 hours for the investigation. No charges have been filed.