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Woman Struck, Killed on Baltimore-Washington Parkway: Police

A police investigation led to closures, but roads have reopened

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A pedestrian was struck and killed on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway in Prince George’s County Tuesday morning, causing delays and road closures, police say.

A woman was near the parkway (MD-295) and Maryland Route 202 about 4:30 a.m. when she was hit, U.S. Park Police say. The striking driver stayed on the scene, police said.

The woman was pronounced dead at the crash site, police said.

Northbound lanes on the Baltimore-Washington Parkway near MD-202 were closed for hours during the investigation. They reopened about 8:30 a.m., police said.

Delays were reported on southbound lanes of the B-W Parkway due to rubbernecking, Maryland authorities said.

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