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.

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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.

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