MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A lane of I-240 was closed after a person fled from a traffic stop on foot Friday afternoon.

According to Memphis Police, one lane of westbound traffic on I-240 at Lamar closed at around 2 p.m. Friday.

According to THP, a trooper pulled over a vehicle because the driver and passenger were not wearing their seatbelts.

The passenger ran from the vehicle. THP says the passenger has not been caught.

The driver reportedly stayed on the scene and was cited for traffic violations.

The lane reopened more than an hour later. The three other lanes of traffic remained open, Memphis Police say.