UPDATE (7:10 p.m.)—Police have identified the driver involved in Sunday's alleged hit and run as Stuart James Sohovich, 20, of Edgewater, and seized his vehicle, according to a release.
Sohovich walked into the Anne Arundel County Southern Police District's headquarters Sunday evening, saying that he may be the driver involved in the earlier pedestrian crash, according to a release. Traffic investigators will consult with the Anne Arundel County State's Attorney's Office to determine if any charges will be filed.
Anne Arundel County police investigated a hit and run that left one man dead Sunday morning on Route 2 and Harwood Road. The unidentified man was found on the edge of the road near the intersection of Solomons Island and Harwood roads at about 7:24 a.m. Sunday, according to police.
“The vehicle fled the scene of the crash after striking the pedestrian,” according to the press release. “It appears the pedestrian was obeying the rules of the road, but was wearing dark clothing at the time he was struck.”
The vehicle involved in the hit and run was described as a 2003 Volkswagen Golf, MK4, based on evidence collected at the scene, according to the release. The vehicle should have significant damage to the passenger side, including the grille, bumper, windshield and mirror.
The identity of the pedestrian is currently under investigation, and will be released once next of kin are notified.
Anne Arundel County Fire Department spokesman Michael Cox described the man as being in his late teens or early 20s.
Anyone with information on the incident is urged to contact authorities at 410-222-8573.