MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A stretch of westbound Highway 36 in Maplewood is now open after being closed Friday morning due to a fatal crash.

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the fatal crash occurred on westbound Highway 36 at Arcade Street Friday morning.

The westbound part of the highway was closed for an extended period of time. It was reopened around 9:45 a.m.

Details are limited, so check back for more.