Police are investigating a fatal accident on the White Horse Pike in Egg Harbor City Wednesday night.

The accident happened on the White Horse Pike near Buffalo Avenue Wednesday shortly before 9 p.m., according to CBS 3 Philadelphia.

Police say the accident involves at least one vehicle and one person has died and at least one person was injured. However, it’s unclear if the victim was a pedestrian or passenger in the vehicle.

An unconfirmed source says an 8-year old boy died at the scene and his grandmother was injured.

Authorities have not released information on the victim at this time.

The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office is investigating.

The White Horse Pike was closed during the investigating but has since reopened.

Source: CBS 3 Philadelphia

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