ST. LOUIS COUNTY — A pedestrian was killed along southbound Highway 141 and Interstate 64 early Wednesday morning, Missouri Highway Patrol said.

The incident, which happened just before 5 a.m., closed all lanes of southbound Highway 141 near Clayton Road. The victim was 39-year-old Charlena Evans. The crash report said she was walking in the southbound lanes when she was struck. She was pronounced dead on the scene.

Traffic was redirected to Old Woods Mill Road in Town and Country while first responders cleared the scene.