Northbound lanes of Highway 69 South were closed Tuesday morning following reports of a pedestrian struck and killed. 

Reports to the Townsquare Media Traffic Center indicate the incident happened just north of the intersection of Highway 69 South and Bear Creek Road just before 5 a.m. this Tuesday morning.


UPDATE 10:00 a.m. -- all northbound lanes of Highway 69 have been reopened.


UPDATE 3:40 p.m. -- The Tuscaloosa Police Department has identified the victim killed Tuesday morning as Anthony Carl Peoples, a 57-year-old Tuscaloosa man.