A 55-year-old pedestrian died in Suitland Saturday night when he was struck by a passing vehicle, according to Prince Georgeís police, who are seeking the driver of the white Chevrolet Impala in the fatal hit-and-run collision.
Michael Eugene White, of no fixed address, was walking along the northbound shoulder of Silver Hill Road when he walked into the roadway and in front of the vehicle that struck him around 8:30 p.m., according to police.
County police received a call for a person lying in the roadway and officers arrived to find White dead on the scene.
The driver of the vehicle continued on and did not stop to offer assistance, police said.
The white Impala likely has front-end damage, police said.
Investigators are asking anyone who may have witnessed the collision or has information about the car to contact the county police departmentís collision analysis and reconstruction unit at 301-731-4422 or Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS to remain anonymous.