COLONIAL HEIGHTS, Va. (WRIC) — Temple Avenue in Colonial Heights was closed in both directions after a deadly early morning crash Wednesday.

The Colonial Heights Police Department said the crash occurred around 6:20 a.m. Police said the early investigation has revealed a driver of a car headed east on Temple Avenue hit a person walking in the road near the intersection of Conduit Road. The victim died at the scene.

Temple Avenue from Conduit Road to Southpark Boulevard was closed for eastbound and westbound traffic for several hours while investigators were at the scene.

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