GRANTS PASS — Oregon State Police troopers late Monday were investigating a fatal traffic accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian along Interstate 5 north of Grants Pass, authorities said.

GRANTS PASS — Oregon State Police troopers late Monday were investigating a fatal traffic accident involving a vehicle and a pedestrian along Interstate 5 north of Grants Pass, authorities said.

Troopers said the accident occurred along the southbound lanes of I-5 near milepost 61 and categorized it as a fatality.

No other information was available on the case at press time.

Southbound traffic was getting through the area but delays were expected late this morning until the investigation was completed, according to the OSP.