Around 8:30 P.M. Friday the Chattanooga Police Department responded to reports of a pedestrian struck on U.S.27 North, near the Main Street exit. 

Police said a man was struck by vehicle and succumbed to his injuries on scene. 

It is unknown why the man was attempting to cross the highway, police said. 

The investigation is ongoing and count on Channel 3 Eyewitness News for the latest details.