Pedestrian fatally hit on I-55 in Jackson

Pedestrian fatally hit on I-55 in Jackson
Pedestrian killed on I-55 (Source: Hinds County Sheriff's Office)

HINDS CO., Miss. (WLBT) - A vehicle fatally struck a pedestrian on I-55 south of Northside Dr., according to Hinds County deputies.

Officials say the pedestrian was hit while working on an inoperable vehicle in the lane of traffic. The victim died at the scene.

There are minimum lanes of traffic open in the area, according to deputies. Drivers should expect delays.

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