- Associated Press - Thursday, February 14, 2019

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say a teenage girl struck by a police cruiser in southern New Jersey has died from her injuries.

The crash occurred around 10 p.m. Wednesday in Camden.

Authorities say the Camden County police car was responding to a call with its lights flashing. They haven’t released the names of the 17-year-old girl or the officer who was driving the cruiser.

Authorities say the teen was pronounced dead at the scene. The officer wasn’t injured.

Details about the call the officer was responding to were not disclosed.

The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office will lead the investigation into the accident.

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