By WCCO-TV Staff

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A stretch of Interstate 94 westbound in St. Paul reopened Thursday evening after a fatal crash.

The Minnesota State Patrol said a person, a 38-year-old man, died in the incident, which occurred around 8:30 p.m.

The victim was involved in a separate, two-vehicle collision on southbound I-35E at eastbound I-94. The man then got out of his car and ran down the embankment onto westbound I-94. There, the man was struck by an Oldsmobile.

The driver and passenger of the Oldsmobile suffered no injuries.

Traffic was being diverted onto northbound 35E.