The southbound lanes of the Don Valley Parkway have reopened after an earlier closure.

A police investigation closed the DVP at Bayview/Bloor for 4.5 hours on Wednesday morning.

A pedestrian was struck in the southbound lanes near the Dundas Street overpass around 6:30 a.m. That person was pronounced dead at the scene.

The pedestrian may have fallen from the overpass. Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the fall.

The lanes reopened just before 11 a.m.