Name Of Texas Boy Killed In D.C. Auto-Pedestrian Accident Released

WASHINGTON (July 13, 2010)--Authorities identified the 11-year-old boy who died of injuries after a car struck him in Georgetown as Zachary Hodges.

The boy suffered a severe head injury when a car struck him at around 6 p.m. Sunday in the 1600 block of Wisconsin Avenue in northwest Washington near 33rd Street.

He died Monday at a Washington hospital.

He was with his parents and brother at the time of the accident Sunday, said Ed Solomon, public safety chairman of the Georgetown Business Improvement District.

The family was visiting Washington at the time of the accident, police said.

Police said the 21-year-old woman driving the car and her passenger were not injured and remained at the scene.

Officials continue to investigate the crash.

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