Police identify suspect vehicle in Prince George’s County police fatal hit-and-run investigation

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The Prince George’s County Police Department is continuing to investigate accident resulting in the death of a 59-year-old Richmond resident.

According to police, the collision happened between 10 and 11 p.m. Monday, Jan. 9, in the 21000 block of South Crater Road, just north of Jones Road.

Investigators said they believe 59-year-old Tiff Pescatello was struck from behind by a vehicle believed to be a Ford.

The force of the blow threw Pescatello off the shoulder where he was heading north. He was found around 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday, January 10 by a passing driver and pronounced dead at the scene.

Now, police have received information that a red and white 1990s model Ford pickup truck with an extended cab was seen parked in a field near the 8000 block of Halifax Road in Dinwiddie County.

This image shows what this vehicle might look like. (Courtesy of Prince George’s County Police Department)

The truck was spotted early Tuesday morning, Jan. 10, and is described as having damage to the front end and passenger side windshield, police said. It fits earlier police description Ford car with damaged front end and passenger side headlight.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Prince George’s County Sheriff’s Office 804-733-2773.

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