LEXINGTON (CBS) – A pedestrian was killed Friday morning after being hit by a tractor-trailer on Interstate 95 North in Lexington.
The crash happened around 5 a.m. in the area of the service center.READ MORE: Melrose Seeks To 'Deemphasize' Halloween In Classrooms, Hold 'Inclusive' Fall Events
Massachusetts State Police closed the right two lanes of I-95. All lanes reopened to traffic around 7 a.m.
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Police said preliminary investigation shows a 40-year-old man from Northampton, Pennsylvania was driving a 2017 Freightliner tractor-trailer when he hit the pedestrian.
The man was rushed to an area hospital with serious injuries but did not survive.MORE NEWS: Concord-Carlisle High School Teacher Accused Of Using Racist Slur Put On Leave
A tractor-trailer was towed from the scene.