TOPEKA (KSNT) – Early Monday morning The Topeka Police Department reopened all access to roads near I-70 and 6th Street following a deadly car crash, according to authorities.

It was announced at 4:45 a.m. Monday all roads were open.

One person died and another person was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries Sunday afternoon, Dec. 5.

Topeka police responded to a crash in the area at 2:29 p.m. Sunday, and are asking citizens to avoid the area of S.E. 6th and Madison Streets as well as westbound I-70 at 10th while police conduct an investigation.

Authorities expect the area to be closed for several hours.

27 News will update this story as more information becomes available.