Pedestrian struck and killed in Kokomo

(WISH File Photo)

KOKOMO, Ind. (WISH) — A person has died after being hit by a vehicle Thursday morning in Kokomo.

It happened around 5:45 a.m. on State Road 931, just south of Markland Avenue, according to emergency dispatchers.

Kokomo Police Department Major Brian Seldon confirmed the victim had died.

All southbound lanes State Road 931 in the area were closed as emergency crews responded.