FORNEY, Texas — Eastbound U.S. Highway 80 is closed Friday afternoon due to a reported pedestrian-related fatality crash.

The crash occurred on eastbound U.S. Highway 80 neat the Gateway Boulevard overpass. Traffic is being diverted off the highway at Gateway Boulevard.

The Forney Police Department confirmed at least one fatality at the scene and are continuing to investigate the circumstances of the incident.

Motorists should expect major delays in the area for the next couple of hours.

This is a developing story.