Pedestrian hit and killed in Howard County

HOWARD CO., – Howard County Police are investigating a fatal collision involving a pedestrian. The incident happened in the area of Dobbin Road and McGraw Road in Columbia.

Police arrived on the scene around 7 p.m. for a report of an adult female pedestrian struck by a vehicle. The pedestrian was taken to Howard County General Hospital where she was pronounced dead. The driver of the vehicle remained at the scene.

The roads where the incident occurred remain closed and police ask that people avoid the area. The investigation is ongoing, DCW will keep you updated as new information becomes available.