A fatal crash on I-95 has shut down all northbound lanes near the Dunn Avenue exit early Thursday morning, the Florida Highway Patrol reports.

According to FHP, a pedestrian was in the center lane of travel on I-95 northbound prior to being struck by numerous vehicles. The pedestrian was pronounced dead on the scene.

FHP says several of the vehicles stopped and were able to provide valuable information to the case. FHP is still not sure why the pedestrian was in the roadway.

First Coast News will update this developing story.