Police: Man hit, killed after getting out of vehicle on I-85 NB

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police responded to a fatal crash early Monday morning on I-85 NB that shut down three lanes.

The crash happened on I-85 NB at Exit 26 around 4:30 a.m.

Authorities told FOX 46 Charlotte a man pulled over just before Exit 36. He got out of his vehicle and started waving his hands for help when he was hit by three vehicles and killed on scene.

NCDOT arrived on scene to help block lanes as police investigate.

All vehicles stayed on scene. It is unknown if there will be any charges at this time.

Two of the four lanes are now open on I-85 NB.