Pedestrian fatally struck on I-40 in West Memphis

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. —The Arkansas State Police are investigating the death of a pedestrian in West Memphis.

The accident happened early Wednesday morning in the eastbound lanes of I-40 between Mound City and the weigh station at mile marker 282.

Authorities said the pedestrian was killed, and troopers shutdown two lanes of traffic to investigation.

All lanes have been reopened.