Pedestrian hit, killed on I-64 E near Gene Snyder

Updated: Oct. 3, 2017 at 11:31 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A pedestrian was hit and killed by a car, closing a major interstate in Louisville Tuesday night for several hours.

It happened around 8:30 p.m. on I-64 East just past the Gene Snyder (I-265), according to MetroSafe.

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Officers shut down I-64 East at I-265 so emergency crews could investigate and clear the scene.

The pedestrian, a woman, has died, according to officials. Police are working to determine why the woman was on the interstate.

The driver of the car was not hurt.

As of 11:30 p.m., all lanes of I-64 East have reopened.

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