From the Denver7 news desk: Breaking and developing news on Oct. 27, 2017

Posted at 5:38 AM, Oct 27, 2017

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6:18 a.m.: Police say the crash at Federal and U.S. 36 is fatal. It appears a pedestrian walking along Federal stepped off the median and was hit by a car.

5:37 a.m.: The southbound lanes of Federal Blvd. are closed at Highway 36 due to a crash. The westbound ramp from 36 to southbound Federal also is closed.