LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- A pedestrian was hit and killed Tuesday night in southwest Louisville.

LMPD said it happened around 8:15 p.m. on Dixie Highway near Watson Lane. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office said John Whitfill, 67, was crossing the road when he was hit. He was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma.

The driver isn't expected to be charged, LMPD said.

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