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Prince William County police investigating fatal hit-and-run in Nokesville

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NOKESVILLE, Va. (WJLA) - A man has died following a fatal pedestrian crash in Prince William County early Monday.

Prince William County police are currently investigating a hit-and-run in the Vint Hill Road and Broadlands Road in Nokesville. Police received a call around 2:49 a.m. about an unconscious person in that area and arrived to find a man who appeared to have been struck by a car. The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

A preliminary investigation shows the man may have been walking along the road when he was hit.

Police do not currently have a description of the vehicle, but they believe the car was headed west on Vint Hill Road toward Fauquier County. Police said the front, passenger side of the car should have extensive damage.

Police will not release the man's name until next of kin have been notified.

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