By CBS Baltimore Staff

WHITEFORD, Md. (WJZ) — A 68-year-old man died after he was hit by a car in Whiteford in Harford County early Monday morning, Maryland State Police said.

Police said around 6:30 a.m., Kenneth Smithson was crossing Whiteford Road just below the crest of a hill near Quarry Road. Investigators said he was hit by a car travelling over the crest of the hill.

The driver remained on the scene of the crash. Smithson was transported to an area hospital, where he died, police said.


CBS Baltimore Staff