At 2:08p.m. today 911 dispatchers were notified of an auto pedestrian accident at Highway 30 and Interstate 45 northbound. Troopers arrived on the scene and determined the pedestrian which had been struck by an 18-wheeler had either fallen or jumped from the overpass above. The northbound lanes were diverted to the service road and Huntsville Police were notified.
Huntsville Police have taken the lead on the investigation and calling it a suspicious death. No name has been released as of this time. An autopsy has been ordered.
The Huntsville Police Department is asking anyone who may have information regarding the incident to contact the Huntsville Police Department at (936)291-5480 or (936)435-8001.