FREDERICK COUNTY, Va. (DC News Now) — A deadly crash involving a pedestrian shut down part of I-81 in Frederick County on Monday evening.

The pedestrian, Richard H. Purltebaugh, 52, of Winchester, Va., died at the scene of the crash.

Virginia State Police was called to the 311 mile marker around 8:14 p.m. for the crash.

They said that the northbound side of I-81 was shut down as of 9:53 p.m. VDOT responded to help reroute traffic and assist with the closure.