PHILADELPHIA CBS) — Police are investigating a fatal accident that shut down a section of Route 309 in Montgomery County.
It happened around 5 a.m. Sunday when authorities say a car struck and killed a pedestrian in the northbound lanes of the highway near the exit to the Pennsylvania Turnpike in Fort Washington.READ MORE: Philadelphia Weather: Flooding In Philadelphia Area As Nor'easter Dumps Rain On Region
All of the northbound lanes were closed between Fort Washington and Highland Avenue for nearly three hours as a result of the crash.READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy To Give Storm Update
The cause of the accident is under investigation.MORE NEWS: Crashes, Wet Roads Plaguing Philadelphia Area On Tuesday Commute