Tragedy strikes early this morning on interstate 44 in Wichita Falls.
That's where a vehicle accident turned fatal, but not for the driver.
At 1:35 this morning police were called to I44 south just north of Missle Road.
That's where they found a man who had been struck by an SUV.
According to police the man was walking in the road when he was hit.
And although emergency crews hustled to the scene the pedestrian was pronounced dead there by a justice of the peace.
Police have not identified the male pedestrian as well as if the SUV driver was injured or faces any charges in this incident, that remains under investigation.