Pedestrian Struck, Killed by Car in Waldorf

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    A young man was hit by a car and killed while trying to cross Highway 301 at Vernon Road in Waldorf.

    The pedestrian, Jose Echeverria-Aguilar, 27 and of Waldorf, was struck by a driver at about 1 a.m. Wednesday and died on the scene.
    Investigators say it appears Echeverria-Aguilar was at fault; he was apparently trying to cross all lanes of the roadway from the median.

    The driver stayed on scene.