UPDATE: Police have identified 45-year-old Lakhbir Singhshergill as the man who was hit and killed on Amnicola Highway Sunday night. 


PREVIOUS STORY: A pedestrian was hit and killed Sunday night on Amnicola Highway. 

Chattanooga police responded to a pedestrian-involved crash just before 10 p.m. Sunday. 

According to the Chattanooga Police Department, a Toyota was traveling south on the highway, when the driver came in contact with an individual traveling on the roadway. 

CPD briefly shut down both lanes of Amnicola Highway to investigate. 

The pedestrian was pronounced dead on the scene.

The identification of the deceased individual will be released once family is notified.