One person was taken to the hospital early Tuesday morning after a pedestrian was hit by a car in northeast Denver.

The Denver Police Department says the crash happened in the area of East 45th Avenue and Peoria Street. There’s no word yet on what led up to the apparent accident.

Police have not released the identity of the person who was hit.

Northbound Peoria closed at 44th Avenue for the investigation. There's no word yet on when the road will reopen. 

No additional information was immediately available.