UPDATED: Four-year-old boy hit and killed by SUV in Northwest DC


UPDATE April 2: The four-year-old boy who was hit and killed by a car Thursday night in Northwest D.C. has been identified as Zyaire Joshua.

Authorities said the driver who hit the boy was operating a Nissan Rogue eastbound on Kennedy Street at approximately 3:15 p.m. when they crossed over Georgia Avenue into the 900 block of Kennedy Street. Joshua was crossing the street outside of the marked crosswalk when he was hit. The driver immediately stopped and remained on the scene.

The police department is still investigating the tragic fatality.

WASHINGTON (WDVM) — A four-year-old boy was hit and killed by an SUV at the intersection of Georgia Avenue and Kennedy Street in Northwest D.C. Thursday afternoon.

Police are on the scene investigating the tragic incident.

Authorities told WDVM more information will be available later.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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