Man dies after being hit by vehicle on James River Freeway

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) A man died from injuries he sustained after he was hit by a vehicle near Glenstone and James River Freeway at 7:34 p.m. on Thursday.

According to police, a 2005 Toyota Tundra was traveling westbound on the on-ramp from Glenstone onto James River Expressway when it struck a male pedestrian who was crossing northbound.

The pedestrian succumbed to his injuries on scene. Police are still working to confirm his identity.

The investigation is ongoing, and impairment of the driver is not believed to be a factor in this crash.