Person struck, killed on Interstate 10 in West Valley

02/27/13 - A person was struck and killed on Interstate 10 near Jackrabbit Trail early Wednesday morning.

The eastbound on-ramp of Interstate 10 at Jackrabbit Trail and the third lane of the freeway were closed as authorities investigate the death, according to the Arizona Department of Public Safety.

The identity of the pedestrian is unknown. It was unclear why the person was on the freeway.