PHOENIX (KSAZ) - A deadly collision involving a pedestrian has closed a Phoenix intersection on Monday morning.
Phoenix police say the collision has closed the intersection of 39th Avenue and McDowell Road.
A fatal collision has closed the intersection of 39th Ave and Mcdowell. Closures are expected to be in place through rush hour.— Phoenix Police (@phoenixpolice) May 9, 2016
The closure is expected to last throughout the morning.
Witnesses at the scene say a pedestrian was hit by a car while she was crossing the street and collecting recyclables in the road.
Witnesses say a woman collecting recyclables was hit while crossing street. 39th Ave & McDowell pic.twitter.com/kkZppiZSmY— Courtney Griffin (@CourtneyGFox10) May 9, 2016
One person has been taken into police custody.
This is a developing story. Stay with Fox 10 News for updates.