Pedestrian struck on Route 48; westbound lanes closed

A vehicle-versus-pedestrian accident closed a westbound section of Route 48 just west of Cutchogue Sunday night, according to Southold Town Police.

Route 48 was closed not long after 5 p.m. while police conducted an investigation into the accident.

It was still closed after 6:30 p.m.

No further information was immediately available.