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Woman Killed in Hit-and-Run in Prince George's County, 2 Drivers Sought: Police

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Police are searching for two drivers after a woman was killed in a hit-and-run crash in the Suitland-Silver Hill area of Prince George’s County.

Jeannette Diggs, of Forestville, was struck Tuesday evening at the intersection of Walters and Chavez lanes, Prince George’s County police said. She was 64.

“She was leaving out of the parking lot across the street,” a witness told News4. “The car, it really clipped her.”

He said a second car then struck the woman and dragged her.

Police were called about 8:35 p.m. and found the victim in the road, police said.

Diggs was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Neither car remained on the scene, police said. They’re looking for at least one black sedan connected to the crash.

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News4's Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins reports.

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