Pedestrian killed on Highway 101 in SLO

One person was killed Saturday night after being hit by a car on southbound Highway 101.

Traffic on Highway 101 was tied up Saturday night after the crash, which occurred about 9:30 p.m. just north of Los Osos Valley Road.

Additional information was not immediately available.

CHP officers, assisted by personnel from the San Luis Obispo Police Department, helped direct traffic when one lane was closed about 9:30 p.m., according to the CHP Web site.

The lane remained closed at 10 p.m.