Absecon Police responded to a crash Sunday evening on Route 30 near Haddon Avenue where one person was killed.

The department is investigating a single motor vehicle crash where it appears a pedestrian ran in front of traffic in an attempt to cross the roadway and was struck. The deceased, a 57-year-old man from Atlantic City, was pronounced dead on scene. The 18-year-old driver from Galloway Township was taken to a local hospital for treatment. White Horse Pike eastbound traffic was closed for approximately two hours.

The incident remains under investigation; anyone with additional information is asked to contact the Absecon Police Department at 609-641-0667.