UPDATE. MARCH 15. 8:40 a.m.

Stevens Drive is now reopened for traffic.

According to Richland Police the driver involved in the collision with a pedestrian was not impaired at the time and speed does not seem to have been a factor.

MARCH 15. 5:28 a.m.

Richland Police are on the scene of a deadly car vs. pedestrian collision. Stevens Drive is currently closed between University Drive and Battelle Blvd.

According to Richland Police they received multiple calls reporting a person walking in the road early in the morning and when Officers arrived at the location they found a person dead after being hit by a car.

Car vs pedestrian collision

The driver of the car that hit the pedestrian stayed at the scene and is cooperating in the investigation.

This is a developing story, which means information could change. We are working to report timely and accurate information as we get it.