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Howard County police have identified the 27-year-old Baltimore woman killed while crossing Route 175 in Jessup early Tuesday morning as Janay Dominique Carter.

Police said a 2009 Dodge Ram was traveling westbound on Route 175, between Pocomoke Avenue and Route 1, when the driver struck Carter around 4:47 a.m.

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Carter was taken to Howard County General Hospital, where she later died.

Police identified the driver of the Dodge as Raymond Slater, 61, of Glen Burnie. He was not injured, police said.

Although investigation is ongoing, police said they believe pedestrian error contributed to the collision, and no charges have been filed.

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