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UPDATE: Cherry Hill Police Seeks Information on Fatal Pedestrian Strike

Cherry Hill

CHERRY HILL, NJ- Cherry Hill Police are looking for anyone with information or any witness accounts of a fatal crash involving a pedestrian on Route 70 near Greentree Road. The crash occurred at approximately 9:08 p.m. on Saturday night in the area of the PJ Whelihan’s Restaurant.

According to officials, the victim, identified as Mr. Guillermo Tolentino of Runnemede NJ, ran across Route 70 and was struck by a westbound car, resulting in fatal injuries. The vehicle involved did stop and remain on location and the driver has been cooperating with the police investigation.

However, there were also numerous other vehicles traveling through the area when this crash occurred, so police are asking that anyone who has information about the incident to please contact them by calling Officer James Weist at (856) 432-8859, or tips can also be received anonymously by emailing or by clicking on the following link- Submit an anonymous web tip.

Information can also be sent by texting TIP CHERRYHILLPD followed by your message to 888777.