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FORESTVILLE — Maryland State Police troopers are investigating the death of a woman who was killed after being struck by a car Saturday morning.

Shortly after 7:35 a.m., troopers from the Maryland State Police responded to the area of Route 4 at Dowerhouse Road in Prince George’s County after a body was discovered.

Police investigators believe the woman, whose identity is unknown, was walking near the edge of the road on southbound Route 4 when she was struck.  She was declared dead at the scene. Evidence at the scene indicates that the "striking vehicle may have been a 1996 to 2000 black Mercedes-Benz ML320", according to to police.

There were no witnesses at the scene and the case remains under investigation, according to state police.

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