The accident closed the two right southbound lanes of I-5 Saturday night near the Boeing freeway, delaying traffic for several hours.
Emergency dispatchers first began receiving reports of a pedestrian on the freeway about 9:30 p.m. Saturday, according to Trooper Keith Leary.
About a half hour later, troopers were told that a person had been hit in the southbound lanes near State Route 526 and was dead at the scene.
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