Prince George's Officer Strikes, Kills Pedestrian: Police

A Prince George’s County police officer driving in Langley Park, Maryland, on Monday struck and killed a pedestrian.

Police say the on-duty officer was traveling westbound on University Boulevard at 15th Avenue about 9 p.m. when they hit a man walking.

Police said the victim, a man, was in the roadway. It's unclear whether the man was in the crosswalk. He died at the scene.

It appears the officer was driving a pick-up truck.

The pedestrian and the officer have not been identified. The circumstances of the crash are under investigation.

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Roads were closed in the area during the investigation but have since reopened.

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