Man struck in accident on I-75

A man was killed after being struck while walking on I-75 in Oakland County this morning.

According to police, the 31-year-old man was initially hit by a semi-truck while he was walking southbound on I-75.  After the initial collision he was then struck by other vehicles.

He was found dead by police a mile and half from the initial crash site. He was crossing the roadway from one side to the other. Witnesses have said that the man was wearing dark clothing and there was low lighting in the area. The truck driver said that he was unaware that he had even struck someone.

Pedestrian accidents can cause serious injury to all involved, our thoughts are with the friends and family of the victim.