A Waldorf, Maryland, man faces several charges after he fatally struck a pedestrian with his vehicle early Sunday morning, police said.
The driver of the vehicle, Stanley J. Faison, 50, was arrested and has been charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and multiple other traffic-related charges, Ocean City police said.
Police said the pedestrian, James R. Ednie, 23, of Kelton, Pennsylvania, was crossing Coastal Highway from west to east near its intersection with 45th Street.
Police said lifesaving efforts were initiated by good Samaritans at the scene and continued by police and Ocean City emergency personnel. However, Ednie was transported to Atlantic General Hospital where he was pronounced dead, police said.