UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (WJZ) — A man exchanging information with another motorist following a car crash died on Sunday night after a third vehicle struck him and fled the scene in Upper Marlboro, Maryland State Police said.
Around 7:20 p.m., state troopers were dispatched to the intersection of Central Avenue and Campus Way for a report of a pedestrian being struck.READ MORE: U.S. Coast Guard Places Francis Scott Key Memorial Buoy In Patapsco River
According to a preliminary investigation, the two drivers were exchanging information after a car collision when a third driver struck the victim, who was pronounced dead at the scene. The other driver was not injured.
The victim’s identity is being withheld until next of kin is notified.READ MORE: No Lamar Jackson At Voluntary Ravens Practice As He Enters Final Year Of Contract
The driver of the vehicle that hit the man fled in an unknown direction.
An investigation by the Maryland State Police Crash Team is ongoing.MORE NEWS: Travelers Should Ready Their Cars For Hot Weather, Mind Move Over Law, AAA Says
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Maryland State Police’s Forestville Barrack at 301-568-8101.