A person was killed early this morning after being hit by a car, NBC 40 reported.

The accident occurred at around 12:30 a.m. near the 800 block of Commerce Street East in Bridgeton.

Authorities said a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the NBC 40 report. The driver stopped and stayed on scene after the accident.

The victim’s identity has not been released. The accident is under investigation. 

Braden Campbell