Crews responded to a fatal auto-pedestrian crash near I-240 and Pennsylvania Avenue, Friday morning.
Troopers said the pedestrian was walking on the inside lane of the interstate around 4:00 a.m. when she was hit.
Troopers said a white male was driving a grey Pontiac Vibe eastbound in the center lane on Interstate-240 when the pedestrian was struck.
The victim, described as a black female, suffered head, arm, leg, and trunk internal injuries.
The vehicle sustained lots of front-end damage on the driver’s side and was towed. Troopers said the driver did not show any signs of impairment.Authorities said the driver was taken to the hospital to provide a consensual blood sample for the purpose of the investigation.
In terms of traffic, troopers temporarily narrowed the interstate to one lane for a few hours.
All lanes were re-opened around 7:00 a.m.