PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — One person is dead after being struck by a vehicle along Roosevelt Boulevard in Northeast Philadelphia.
It happened around 5:30 a.m. at the Boulevard and Harbison Avenue.READ MORE: CBS3 Mysteries: Philadelphia Police Looking For Answers In Markeya Green's Murder That 'Absolutely Shocks The Conscience'
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: Edwin Allen Charged With Sexually Assaulting Woman In Upper Darby SEPTA Train Terminal
Authorities say the driver of the vehicle did stop at the scene and was cooperating with the investigation.
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All southbound lanes of the Roosevelt Boulevard were blocked for several hours between Tyson and Bustleton Avenues as a result of the accident.