MARSHALL TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — A Cranberry Township woman died early Friday morning in a crash that shutdown part of Interstate 79.

The crash happened around 12:30 a.m. in the northbound lanes, near mile marker 75.

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State Police say 55-year-old Jacqueline Maloney swerved to miss a deer on the road and lost control. Her SUV hit a guardrail, overturned and Maloney was ejected from the vehicle. She was not wearing a seatbelt.

Police say Maloney was in the middle of the roadway when she was run over by another vehicle. That vehicle did not stop at the scene.

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Crews closed the northbound lanes between the Wexford and Warrendale exits to investigate.

The northbound lanes reopened to traffic around 3 a.m. Friday.

If you have any information on the other vehicle involved, call State Police at (412)-787-2000.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.

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