SEVERNA PARK, Md. (WJZ) — A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle and killed in Severna Park Saturday evening, Anne Arundel County police said.
The incident occurred at northbound Ritchie Highway and Earleigh Heights Road.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Flash Flood Watch Issued For Central Maryland
Police did not say when the incident occurred but tweeted just before 9:45 p.m. and advised motorists to use alternate routes.
The intersection is closed as the investigation continues.READ MORE: States Learning How Many Afghan Evacuees Coming Their Way, Maryland Among Top Hosts
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#MDTRAFFIC – NB Ritchie Hwy/Early Heights Rd. closed for crash investigation. Pedestrian struck by vehicle and suffered fatal injuries. Emergency crews on scene. Use alternate route as traffic investigation continues. Anyone with information contact AACO Police. #AACOFatalCrash
— Anne Arundel Police (@AACOPD) September 5, 2021