Police are looking for a late 90s Ford full size truck or Expedition with front grill damage.
Police are still seeking information about this accident. Anyone with any information is being asked to call Maryland State Police Barracks at (301)392-1201. If you would like to make an anonymous call you can call 1-866-411-TIPS.
Time: 1104 hours
Location: Westbound MD. Route 6 (Charles Street) @ Perry Road
LaPlata, Charles County, MD. 20646
Determining Factor: Motor Vehicle Hit & Run Accident
Pedestrian’s Full Name: Darrel Gene Sallie, W/M, DOB: 08/01/53 (Deceased)
Pedestrian’s Age: 57
Injuries Received: Head and Internal Injuries
Medical Transportation: Johnson Body Removal
Transported To: Medical Examiners Office - Baltimore, MD.
On March 25, 2011 at 1104 hours, a citizen called 911 and reported a person lying off the roadway on Rt 6 at Perry Road La Plata, MD. Maryland State Police and the Charles County Sheriff’s Officers responded and discovered a male lying on the shoulder. The male was pronounced deceased at the scene. The deceased is identified as 57 year old Darrel Gene Sallie of La Plata, Maryland. Next of kin was notified.
Investigation revealed a vehicle was traveling westbound on MD Rt 6 east of Perry Road and travelled off the roadway striking a pedestrian. The pedestrian was struck on the shoulder. The vehicle striking the pedestrian failed to remain at the scene and report the collision. At this time there is no description of the suspect vehicle and no exact time of when the collision occurred. Trooper N. Iannucci and TFC. J. Zimmerman of The Maryland State Police is handling the Investigation.
Anyone with information that will assist with the investigation is asked to call the Maryland State Police La Plata Barrack at 301-392-1200.
UPDATE: 3/28/2011 3:15PM
Police are looking for a late 90s Ford full size truck or Expedition with front grill damage. Please see photo of similar grill. The grill will be all grey and damaged in the center and passenger side headlight area.Anyone with information is asked to contact the Maryland state Police La Plata Barrack at 301-392-1201.