Pedestrian struck and killed by vehicle in southwest Charlotte

A pedestrian was killed in a motor vehicle accident on Sunday, police say.

Officers responded to calls about a man who had been struck by a vehicle around 1:24 a.m. on Sunday. The victim was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The incident occurred near South Tryon street and Westinghouse Boulevard.

It is unclear at this time if there is a suspect or if anybody is in custody.

This is an ongoing investigation.