Pedestrian Dies After Being Hit By Vehicle On I-85

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — One person is dead after being hit by a vehicle on Interstate 85, Sunday afternoon.

According to Medic, a pedestrian was struck around 12:50 p.m. on Interstate 85 southbound before the intersection with Statesville Road.

The pedestrian was transported to Carolinas Medical Center with life threatening injuries and pronounced dead at 1:22 p.m.

The case is under investigation.