LAUREL, Md. - A man is in critical condition after being struck by a car while he was assisting with a disabled SUV in Laurel, police say.
Prince George’s County police say the victim was hit in the 14000 block of Laurel Bowie just after 7 p.m. Monday. He was taken to the hospital with critical injuries.
The driver of the striking vehicle attempted to flee the scene, but was arrested, according to police. He was also taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
The northbound lanes of Laurel Bowie Road between Briarwood Drive and Cherry Lane were closed for the investigation.