The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Crash Response Investigation Team (CRIT) and the Lindenwold Police Department are investigating a hit-and-run motor vehicle accident that killed a pedestrian, reported Camden County Prosecutor Grace C. MacAulay and Lindenwold Police Chief Michael P. McCarthy Jr.
On Thursday, December 8, 2022, at approximately 5:42 p.m., officers from the Lindenwold Police Department were dispatched to the 600 block of South White Horse Pike for a motor vehicle accident involving a pedestrian. The pedestrian was identified as Dal B. Baruwal, 53, of Somerdale.
Baruwal was treated at the scene by EMS and paramedics and he was then transported to Jefferson-Stratford Hospital. Baruwal was pronounced deceased at approximately 6:37p.m.
The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Crash Response Investigation team was notified and responded to the scene for further investigation.
Detectives are searching for a light-colored sedan, possibly a Tesla, with
front-end damage and a dark-colored pickup truck, unknown make and model.
This remains an active and ongoing investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Camden County Prosecutor’s Office Crash Response Investigation Team (CRIT) Det. Samuel Funches III at 856-397-4000 and Lindenwold Police Detective Jesus Bonilla at (856) 784-7566, extension 409.
Tips can also be sent anonymously to CAMDEN.TIPS.