AUSTIN (KXAN) — The Department of Public Safety is investigating after one person died after being hit a vehicle on South Interstate 35 in north Austin Tuesday evening.

Austin Travis County EMS said the crash happened just north of Wells Branch Parkway. Crews were called out just after 7:30 p.m.

ATCEMS said 911 callers reported someone was hit by a vehicle on the highway. ATCEMS personnel pronounced the adult dead at the scene.

DPS says the highway has since reopened.