Driver turns himself in after fatally hitting child with car in DC

No charges filed after 6-year-old was fatally hit in DC

WASHINGTON (WUSA9) - A driver has turned himself in after fatally hitting a 6-year-old with his car in Southeast, D.C. on Wednesday night, according to DC police. 

The child was hit in the 5300 block of Livingston Rd SE around 8:30 p.m. The child was taken to a local hospital where police say he later died. 

Police say it was a hit and run but shortly after the driver flagged down Prince George's County police near the D.C. and county line around 8:45 p.m. and turned himself in. 

The child has been identified as 6-year-old Xavier Luckey of Southeast, D.C.

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