SACRAMENTO, CA- A crash involving at least onevehicle and a pedestrian brought Interstate 5 in Sacramento to a standstill Tuesday morning.

A California Highway Patrol reportstated the pedestrian was struck by three vehicles on the northbound side of the interstate just south of Richards Boulevard at approximately 4:20 a.m.

All lanes were closed on the northbound side of the freeway for about an hour, causing extensive delays for morning commuters. The lanes were reopened around6:20 a.m. following cleanup efforts.

The report did not indicate why the pedestrian was on the interstate.

The identity of the pedestrian was withheld.

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