A man is dead after police say he tried to walk across I-37 near Florida Street, southeast of downtown, and was hit by several vehicles, News Radio 1200 WOAI rpeorts.
The man was dead by the time EMS got there.
Police say one vehicle knocked the man down and probably killed him, then other vehicles ran over the man as he lay on the ground.
The road had to be closed for several hours for the investigation to be completed. No word on why the man was walking on the roadway.
All of the drivers stopped and no charges are expected.