DORAVILLE, Ga. -- Police are investigating after a pedestrian, who is a woman, was struck on Buford Hwy NB past Oakcliff Rd.

According to the Georgia Department of Transportation, the incident was fatal. Doraville Police Department is investigating and asked for the help of the Georgia State Patrol.

The GSP Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team (SCRT) is conducting a follow-up investigation.

Both Southbound lanes of traffic were shut down but police used the Northbound lanes to move traffic in both directions.

Peachtree Industrial Blvd. is an alternate route of travel.