A woman is dead as a result of a traffic accident on the White Horse Pike in Absecon late last night.

Officials with the Absecon Police Department say 24 year-ol Shabritta J. Downing of Washington DC was struck and killed by a car after 11p.m. last night at the intersection of Route 30 (White Horse Pike) and Mill Road.

The driver of the vehicle, 29 year-old Lindsey M. Marchesani, of Levittown, Pennsylvania, was not injured.

The accident remains under investigation.Witnesses are asked to contact the Detective Bureau at 609-641-0667 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-658-TIPS.