Man struck, killed on Watterson Expressway - wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather & Sports

Man struck, killed on Watterson Expressway

It's unclear if the driver will be charged.  (Source: WAVE 3 News) It's unclear if the driver will be charged.  (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man is dead after being struck by a vehicle in the west bound lanes of the Watterson Expressway. 

According to police, around 1:15 Sunday morning, LMPD responded to a report of a disorderly person following calls that a pedestrian was in the lanes of I-264 West between Taylor Boulevard and Dixie Highway. When officers arrived on scene, they found a black man deceased in the roadway. That man had been hit by an SUV, according to police. 

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The driver of the SUV remained on scene. 

Traffic was diverted at Taylor Boulevard and remained closed for a few hours while police investigate. 

It's unclear if the driver will be charged. 

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