One man dead after I-35 auto pedestrian crash

One person is dead after an auto pedestrian crash on I-35 North. It happened around 4:30 a.m. near the 290 flyover ramp.

Authorities say a man tried to cross the highway but was hit by an 18 wheeler.

Lanes along northbound I-35 have been shut down and traffic has been diverted as police investigate.

The identity of the victim has not been released.