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.READ MORE: COVID-19 Booster Shots: Who Will Get Third Shot, And How Soon?
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.READ MORE: 'Somebody Better Give Me My Food': Woman Pulls Gun On Philadelphia Chipotle Cashier Demanding Food, Police Say
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.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Health Department Revises COVID Guidance For Schools, Adds Weekly Testing For Unvaccinated Students 12 And Under
The deadly incident remains under investigation.