HAMILTON, Ala. (WTVA) - A man lost his life when he was struck by a vehicle in Marion County, Alabama.
The collision happened Tuesday morning on Interstate 22.
The man was identified as Morris Welch, Jr, 56, of Empire, Alabama.
According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, he was struck and killed while repairing a disabled vehicle.
The vehicle that struck him left the scene, according to state troopers, but the vehicle was later located by an Alabama state trooper.
Vaughn Walker, 24, of Marrero, Louisiana, was driving an 18-wheeler and is suspected of being involved in the crash.