Man dead after being struck by vehicle in DC, police say

A man who was lying in the roadway is dead after police say he was struck by a vehicle in Southeast Wednesday night. 

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The collision happened in the 2400 block of Alabama Avenue SE.

Police say the striking vehicle did not remain at the scene. They tell FOX 5 they are not calling it a hit-and-run because they don't know if the person who struck the man knew they hit a person.