Pedestrian hit, pinned by car in fatal South Jersey accident
A pedestrian died from injuries sustained when he was struck by a car in South Jersey late Tuesday night.
The fatal accident happened about 11:30 p.m. on South Black Horse Pike in Mount Ephraim, Camden County, 6ABC Action News reported.
The victim was crossing the Pike in front of borough hall when he was struck and pinned under the vehicle. Passersby reportedly used a jack from the car’s trunk to lift the vehicle so the victim could be extricated, but he died a short time later at Cooper University Hospital in Camden.
The accident is under investigation.