Maryland Transportation Authority police say a pedestrian was struck and killed along Interstate 95 early Monday morning.

Officers responded around 5:26 a.m. to the southbound lanes near Exit 57 at O’Donnell Street for a report of a crash involving a pedestrian. There they found a deceased man in the roadway.

The transportation authority’s collision reconstruction unit is investigating the cause of the crash. Officials said the driver of the vehicle that struck the man remained at the scene. Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to call the MDTA Police at 410-537-1209.

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Southbound I-95 reopened just after 8 a.m. Monday morning after the crash blocked all traffic near the O’Donnell Street exit. Drivers were being directed to use I-895 or I-695 as alternate routes, according to a social media post from the Maryland Transportation Authority.

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