VINELAND — Police have released the identity of the 42-year-old pedestrian who was struck and killed by a car Wednesday night on Delsea Drive.

Richard Whilden was struck by a northbound vehicle driven by Megan M. Exel, 28, at about 8 p.m., according to a news release.

Whilden died of his injuries at the scene, police said. Police had no address for Whilden.

No summonses have been issued, but police said the investigation was ongoing.

W.F. Keough

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