LANHAM, Md. (WUSA9) -- A pedestrian has been killed in an early morning hit and run collision on the Beltway in Maryland.
Maryland State Police confirm they received a report of a body found on the Outer Loop just north of Route 202 around 3:20 Wednesday morning. Upon arrival Troopers found a man's body lying in the roadway, an apparent victim of a hit and run.
MSP officials say the Medical Examiner has arrived at the scene. The victim has been identified, however his name will not be released until next of kin has been notified.
So far police have no information to release on the suspect vehicle.
The investigation blocked three right lanes of the Outer Loop for almost three hours. All travel lanes reopened shortly after 6 a.m.