Driver arrested with DUI after pedestrian struck, killed in northwest D.C.

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A pedestrian was struck and killed by the driver of vehicle early Friday morning.

The accident happened around 1:30 a.m. in the 1400 block of Massachusetts Avenue in northwest D.C.

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Major Crash Unit have arrested 24-year-old Roshonda Michelle Josephs of Northwest, DC. She was charged with Driving Under the Influence.

The decedent has not been identified. The case remains under investigation.

The Metropolitan Police Department is asking anyone with information about this case to call the police at (202) 727-9099. Additionally, anonymous information may be submitted to the department's TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411.