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Forestville man struck and killed by car

FORESTVILLE, Md. (WUSA 9) -- Prince George's County Police are investigating a pedestrian collision that killed a 63-year-old man from Forestville on Friday night.

Police say patrol officers arrived at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and Forestville Road at approximately 9:15 on Friday night where they found James Hughes, 63, of Forestville, lying in the roadway. Hughes sustained critical injuries and was pronounced dead on the scene.

An initial investigation determined Hughes was struck by a car traveling on Pennsylvania Avenue. The driver remained on the scene and police believe Hughes was sitting in the street before he was run over.

Police ask that anyone with information about this incident call the Prince George's County Police Department's Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit at (301) 731-4422. Callers who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), text "PGPD plus your message" to CRIMES (274637) or go to www.pgcrimesolvers.com.