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Police seek help solving fatal hit and run in Charles Co.

Monday - 3/28/2011, 4:48pm  ET

WASHINGTON - Maryland State Police are asking for the public's help in solving a fatal hit and run.

Fifty-seven-year-old Darrel Gene Sallie of La Plata was found dead just off of Route 6 at Perry Road in La Plata Friday. Police say a vehicle was traveling west on Route 6 east of Perry Road when it traveled off the road, struck Sallie and left the scene.

Police are looking for a late-90s Ford full-size truck or Expedition, with damage to the center and passenger-side headlight area of the front grill. They say the grill will be all gray.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 301-392-1201. Those wishing to remain anonymous can call Crime Solvers at (866)-411-TIPS (8477).

WTOP's Darci Marchese contributed to this report. Follow WTOP on Twitter.

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