Pedestrian struck and killed by vehicle in northwest Charlotte, police say

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a vehicle Friday morning in northwest Charlotte, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police. 

The accident happened shortly after 6 a.m. Friday, Sept. 13 near the 3300 block of Parkway Avenue.

The identity of the pedestrian has not been released at this time. The official cause of this crash remains under investigation.