The Owensboro Police Department has identified the pedestrian as Joyce Ann Clements, 48, of Owensboro.
A section of 2nd Street is closed in downtown Owensboro after a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle Friday morning.
Crews are currently at the scene of the accident on 2nd Street and Frayser Avenue. Owensboro Police said the pedestrian is an adult and is seriously injured.
OPD said the road is shut down right as a reconstruction crew begins their investigation.
Drivers are being asked to detour around 2nd Street on either 3rd or 5th Streets.