Pedestrian hit and killed while walking on I-55 in Madison Co.

Pedestrian hit and killed while walking on I-55 in Madison Co.
Person hit and killed while walking on I-55; Source: WLBT

MADISON COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - One lane was blocked on I-55 northbound in Madison County after a pedestrian was hit and killed Monday morning.

According to MHP’s Kervin Stewart, 59-year-old Leonard D. McFall of Jackson was walking on the northbound side of the interstate when he was struck by an unknown vehicle.

The car drove away from the scene after hitting McFall.

This happened near the 121 mile marker just past Canton.

McFall would die as a result of his injuries and was transported to the Madison County Coroner’s Office.

This crash is currently under investigation as a hit and run crash.

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