Mother and Daughter Crossing Street Struck by Vehicle; One Killed
Updated: Tuesday, September 2 2014, 01:07 PM EDT
A 31-year-old mother was struck and killed by a vehicle while she and her young daughter crossed a road in Riverdale Park on Monday evening. The young girl, whose age was not disclosed by police, remains in critical condition.
Police were called to the 5800 block of Riverdale Road on Monday around 4:20 p.m. They found the victim, Thelma Fernandez Flores in the roadway with critical injuries; she was pronounced dead on the scene. The child was rushed to a hospital.
According to police the mother and daughter were walking in a crosswalk when they were struck crossing Riverdale Road. The driver remained on the scene.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Prince George’s County Police Department’s Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Unit at (301) 731-4422. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).