PG county police investigate fatal hit-and-run

BLADENSBURG, Md. (WUSA9) -- Prince George's County Police are investigating a fatal pedestrian hit-and-run that happened in Bladensburg early Saturday morning.

Police said they were called to the 4900 block of Annapolis Road for a pedestrian collision at 12:40 a.m. Deputies found William Altamirano of West Palm Beach, Fl. on the road with critical injuries, police said. Altamirano later died at the hospital.

Police said the first part of the investigation shows Altamirano was trying to cross Annapolis Road when he was hit by a white pickup truck that was going westbound.

The driver did not stay on the scene, according to authorities. Altamirano was not in a crosswalk when he was hit.


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