SEVERNA PARK, Md. (WJZ) — A pedestrian was hit by a vehicle and killed in Severna Park Saturday evening, Anne Arundel County police said.

The incident occurred at northbound Ritchie Highway and Earleigh Heights Road.

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Police did not say when the incident occurred but tweeted just before 9:45 p.m. and advised motorists to use alternate routes.

The intersection is closed as the investigation continues.

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CBS Baltimore Staff