GARNER, N.C. (WNCN) – Southbound lanes of U.S. 401 were closed Tuesday night after a pedestrian was hit and killed by a car, Garner police said.

The crash was first reported around 7 p.m. A CBS 17 crew on scene reported that it happened between Old Stage Road and Pinewinds Drive.

Traffic maps for the area showed significant delays on both the northbound and southbound sides of U.S. 401.

Garner police said at 9:45 p.m. that the road reopened.

The incident is under investigation, police said.