Pedestrian killed in Springfield hit-and-run


(FILE) A late night bike collision left a Gaithersburg man hospitalized.

SPRINGFIELD, Va. (WDVM) — Fairfax County Police say they are investigating a fatal pedestrian accident that occurred Wednesday night in Springfield.

Police said in a tweet at 7:33 p.m. that they responded to Backlick Road at Edsall Road, where they found a man dead at the scene. Police then said the striking vehicle left the scene of the crash.

Police are asking that anyone who was driving on Backlick or Edsall Road at 6:30 p.m. and may have seen the collision call the Fairfax County non-emergency number at 703-691-2131.

The incident is still under investigation, and no further information is available at this time.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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