On July 20, 2019, a 36-year-old Camden man, whose identity is not being released at this time, was fatally struck near the intersection of Louis Street and Kaighn Avenue in Camden at approximately 8:30 p.m. He was taken to Cooper University Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries at approximately 12:56 a.m.
The vehicle, shown below, fled the scene after striking the victim riding a dirt bike.
Detectives believe the vehicle may be a single cab red 1999 Toyota Tacoma pickup truck with New Jersey registration. The truck does not have a back bumper and has chrome running boards and door handles, and chrome around the wheelwells.
There have been no charges filed, and the investigation into the fatal incident is ongoing. There is no additional information being released at this time.
If anyone has any information on the incident, please contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Detective Doug Rowand at (856) 225-8514
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Released Monday, July 29, 2019.