Woman dies after being hit on I-95 in Pawtucket

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Rhode Island State Police have identified a woman who was found dead on I-95 late Thursday night.

Ebony M. Evans, 37, was struck and killed around 11 p.m. in the area of southbound Exit 27 in Pawtucket, according to police.

Pawtucket fire officials said it appeared she was hit by at least two vehicles after she ran onto the highway on foot.

No other injuries were reported.

The crash remains under investigation.