The incident occurred in the 800 block of the road, between Almonesson Road and Route 42, at around 10:28 p.m. Gloucester Township Police responded to the scene shortly after receiving a call about a pedestrian lying in the roadway.
After the striking vehicle fled the scene, a number of passing drivers stopped and stayed with the victim until first responders arrived. The victim was then rushed to a local hospital where she later died from her injuries.
On Tuesday, November 8, authorities reported that they had located a vehicle matching the description of the fleeing car.
No further information has been released at this time.
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