Pedestrian hit by car in Gaithersburg

Photo: Brad Freitas

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A person is in critical condition Friday after being hit by a car while walking on a road near Gaithersburg, authorities say.

The crash happened on Woodfield Road near Muncaster Mill Road just before 6:30 a.m., Montgomery County Police say. The man was taken to a nearby hospital with serious injuries.

Authorities say the car that struck the person stayed on the scene.

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