BURLINGTON COUNTY, NJ – A fatal pedestrian accident was reported on Route 73 in Maple Shade on Thursday night, according to RLS Media.
A pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash in the 2800 block of Route 73 at about 9:30 p.m. The victim was struck in the highway lanes by a car driving at about 55 mph.
No other injuries were reported.
The area was closed for several hours while police investigated at the scene.
The identity of the victim has not been released.
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