One person is dead as the result of a car pedestrian accident in Absecon last evening.

According to the Absecon Police Department, the fatal accident occurred before 7pm on Route 30 near the Knights Inn Motel. It happened in the eastbound lanes of the road.

The accident remains under investigation by the Absecon Police Department with the assistance of the Atlantic County Prosecutors Office. Witnesses are asked to contact the Absecon Police Dept at 609-641-0667 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-658-TIPS.