Police in South Toms River are investigating the death of a pedestrian on Thursday. The Asbury Park Press reports that a car struck a 73-year-old Toms River man walking in the shoulder near the intersection of Route 9 and Route 166 Thursday evening.  The female driver and child passenger were unharmed but where taken to Community Medical Center to be checked but there’s word they were unharmed.  No charges have been filed against the driver pending an investigation.