A teenager was struck and killed by a car Saturday night in Calvert County Maryland.
The victim, identified as Anthony G. Vidal, 15, of Saint Leonard, Maryland, was allegedly kneeling or lying in the road, wearing dark clothing, when the driver of a Jeep Wrangler struck him, Maryland State Police said.
The crash happened about 9 p.m. around Flag Harbor and Calvert boulevards in Saint Leonard. According to a preliminary investigation, the driver, a 37-year-old Maryland woman, saw something in the road and tried to avoid it but was unable to, police said.
Vidal was airlifted by a Maryland State Police helicopter to Children's Hospital, where he later died. The driver was not injured.
Police said Vidal had been attending a party in the area, where attendees, including minors, were reportedly drinking alcohol.
No charges have been filed. When the investigation is complete, it will be forwarded to the Calvert County State's Attorney’s Office for review to determine whether charges will be placed, police said.
Anyone who saw the crash or who has information about underage drinking in the area are asked to call the Prince Frederick Barrack at 410-535-1400 and speak to to TFC Davis.