FRANKLIN TWP. — A 10-year-old boy reportedly was killed while crossing Route 47/Delsea Drive at about 7 p.m. Sunday after being struck by a Franklin Township police car.

The accident happened near the intersection of Delsea Drive and Paul Street. Witnesses reported three boys had run across the highway in front of the police car in a foggy drizzle.

Delsea Drive was closed between Coles Mill and Williamstown roads for the investigation.