RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – A woman was killed Friday morning in a hit-and-run collision on U.S. 401 in Raleigh, police said.

The northbound lanes of Highway 401 were closed just north of Forestville Road until Mitchell Mill Road after a body was found on the side of the road, a CBS 17 crew on the scene confirmed.

Officials said the victim was a woman but further details were not available.

The Highway Patrol is investigating.

CBS 17 will update this story as more information becomes available.