WASHINGTON — Police are searching for the driver of a car they say struck and killed a man in Oxon Hill, and fled the scene.

Prince George’s County Police responded to the 6600 block of Livingston Road around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday. Upon arrival, officers found 60-year-old James Arthur Sanders in the roadway suffering from critical injuries. He was taken to a local hospital where he died a short time later.

Preliminary investigation reveals Sanders was standing in the roadway when he was hit by a car heading northbound on Livingston Road. Police say Sanders was not in a crosswalk and the driver did not stop.

The striking car is described as a gray or white Ford Mustang with a racing stripe, possibly with front end damage. Investigators would like to talk to anyone who witnessed or has any information on this case.

Anyone with information about the hit-and-run is asked to call the Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit at (301) 731-4422. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS or text “PGPD plus your message” to CRIMES (274637) from your cell phone. You may also submit a tip online at http://www.pgcrimesolvers.com.

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