LIMESTONE COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) — A man is dead after being struck by multiple vehicles in an overnight crash on Interstate 565 in Huntsville.
HEMSI spokesman Don Webster said the incident happened around 12:22 a.m. Sunday on westbound I-565 near Greenbrier Road.
The Huntsville Police Department (HPD) told News 19 that 36-year-old Kenneth Terrell Orr was the passenger in the vehicle. The department says Orr stopped on the right shoulder of I-565, just east of the Greenbrier Road exit.
HPD says Orr exited the vehicle and entered the travel lanes of I-565. The department adds that the drivers attempted to swerve and crashed. While in the road, HPD says Orr was struck by several vehicles.
An HPD spokesperson told News 19 Orr was fatally injured and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Huntsville police said no further information is available at this time because the wreck remains under investigation.
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