By Steve Beck

MOUNT EPHRAIM, N.J. (CBS) — A pedestrian died after being struck by a car along a busy roadway in South Jersey late Tuesday night.

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The incident happened at about 11:30 p.m. along the South Black Horse Pike in Mount Ephraim.

According to investigators, the victim was crossing the street when they were struck by a passing car. The victim was initially pinned underneath the car. The victim was then transported to Cooper University Hospital where they were later pronounced dead.

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The identity of the victim was not immediately known.

Investigators say the driver stopped at the scene and is cooperating. So far, no charges have been filed.

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The deadly incident remains under investigation.