A woman was killed on Route 1 in Elkridge early Wednesday morning after being struck by two cars, one of which fled the scene, according to Howard County police.

Police said a 2002 Toyota SUV was traveling northbound on Route 1 around 4:40 a.m. when it struck a woman walking in the roadway near Bonnie View Lane.


The victim has been identified as Denise Angela White, 33, of Balimore.

The driver of the Toyota SUV stopped immediately on the side of the road, police said.

While the woman was lying in the roadway, a second vehicle, described by a witness as a dark-colored SUV, struck her a second time. The second driver did not stop, police said.

The driver of the Toyota was identified as Anthony Keith Corbin, 53, of Elkrdige. Police said he is cooperaring with the investigation.

Traffic on northbound Route 1 was closed for nearly five hours while the investigation was being conducted.

Any one with any information about the accident is asked to contact Howard County Police at 410-313-4752.

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