NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian on the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx.
It happened on the southbound side of the roadway early Monday morning.READ MORE: De Blasio Says City Prepared For School Staffing Shortages As COVID Vaccine Deadline Approaches
Police say a woman was walking along the side of the road around 5 a.m. when she was hit by a vehicle and killed. The car remained at the scene and so far, no arrests have been made.
It still not clear why the woman was walking on the roadway.READ MORE: NYPD Investigating Pair Of Deadly Shootings In Queens
Two southbound lanes of the Major Deegan are blocked near 233rd Street as police continue to investigate. Drivers are being urged to use alternate routes.MORE NEWS: Police: Man Stabbed In Head With Machete After Argument At Walmart In Kearny, N.J.
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