PITTSFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Pittsfield police were on location late Sunday night after a pedestrian was involved in a motor vehicle accident.

According to a statement by the Pittsfield Police Department’s Lt. Jeffrey Bradford, traffic is being diverted in the area of 638 Tyler Street in Pittsfield.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area at this time. The pedestrian, while unnamed by police, has sustained serious injuries but is expected to recover.

This is a developing story, WWLP will provide updates as they are released.