UPDATE: Pedestrian identified in Montgomery County hit-and-run crash


Update 01/16/2021 3:47 pm: Montgomery County Police have released the name and photograph of the pedestrian that was killed along New Hampshire Avenue on Friday night.

Investigators have been unable to identify or reach any of his family members and are now asking for the public’s help to identify family members of 66-year-old Mark Henderson of the 7800 block of Lockney Avenue in Takoma Park, Maryland.

They are also still searching for the vehicle that struck Henderson which investigators believe to be a silver 2007 or 2008 Nissan Altima or Sentra. The vehicle will have damage on the left or driver’s side front bumper and fender area.

Anyone with any information about Henderson’s family members or if you have seen the vehicle that was involved in this incident, please call the Montgomery County Police Department at 301-279-8000.

HILLANDALE, Md. (WDVM) — A pedestrian was killed in a hit-and-run crash Friday night in Montgomery County, police confirm.

It happened along New Hampshire Avenue in the Hillandale area around 8:15 p.m., MCPD says.

On Twitter, the department said its officers are searching for a blue or gray, 2007 or 2008 Nissan with damage to the front driver’s side in connection with the crash.

The investigation is ongoing.

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