By CBS3 Staff

MAPLE SHADE TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBS) — A pedestrian was struck and killed in Burlington County, New Jersey. Police say a man was crossing Route 73 in Maple Shade Township, around 2 a.m. Sunday, when he was struck in the northbound lane.

Pedestrian Killed In New Jersey After Being Hit By Car On Route 73

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He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Authorities closed the northbound lane to investigate, but all lanes have since been reopened.

The driver stayed at the scene and is cooperating with the police.

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