RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Richmond Police Crash Team is investigating a traffic fatality that happened this morning on East Broad Street.

The incident happened on the 700 block of East Broad Street at 6:57 a.m., according to police. Officers found an adult male pedestrian that was hit by a vehicle. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment where he later died from his injuries.

The Medical Examiner will determine the cause and manner of death. Several vehicles were involved in the crash and the drivers were transported to local hospitals with non-life threatening injuries, according to police.

Broad Street was closed in both directions from Seventh Street to Ninth Street.

Anyone with further information about this incident is asked to contact RPD Crash Team Investigator Drago at 804-646-1369 or by email at