Unidentified man run over in Johnston County

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JOHNSTON COUNTY, OK -- A man is dead after being hit by a vehicle in Johnston County early Thursday morning.

According to OHP, A 2004 Dodge Pickup, carrying 4 people, was traveling down Highway 377 about 3 miles south of Connerville, when the truck ran over a pedestrian laying across the road.

Trooper Rodney Davis said, the unidentified man was lying in the center of the road when he was hit.

No one in the car was injured and the pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

Davis said that OHP is still investigating why the man was lying across the road.

If you have any information you are encouraged to contact the Oklahoma Highway Patrol.