All northbound lanes of Interstate 95 in Laurel have reopened Sunday evening after a person fell from an overpass onto the roadway earlier in the day, police said.

Prince George's County fire department spokesman Mark Brady said a person jumped or fell from the Brooklyn Bridge Road overpass and was fatally injured about 3 p.m.

The roadway was shut down for about three hours.

Authorities did not immediately have any information on the person who fell or the circumstances.

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