FREEHOLD – An incident in which a pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle in Aberdeen Township Monday night is under active investigation, Monmouth County First Assistant Prosecutor Julia Alonso announced today.  

Shortly after 11:15 p.m. on Monday, December 11, members of the Aberdeen Township Police Department responded to the northbound lanes of State Route 35 between Prospect Avenue and Amboy Road to find the victim, an adult male resident of Aberdeen. He was subsequently pronounced deceased at the scene.

The involved driver, an adult female operating a 2017 Hyundai Sonata, remained on the scene.

An investigation involving members of the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office, Monmouth County Serious Collision Analysis Response Team (SCART), and the Aberdeen Township Police Department remains active. Anyone with information about this matter is being asked to contact MCPO Detective Kristian DeVito at 800-533-7443 or Aberdeen Township Police Department Patrolman John Palumbo at 732-566-2054, Ext. 219, or john.palumbo@aberdeennj.org.

As of this writing, no criminal charges have been filed nor traffic summons issued with regard to this incident.