LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) — A man was hit and killed by a car near downtown Louisville on Wednesday night. 

According to a release from the Louisville Metro Police Department, officers responded to the intersection of Brook and Jacob streets, near Norton and U of L hospitals, around 9:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Police said a man was hit by a vehicle traveling north on Brook Street. 

The pedestrian was taken to University Hospital, where he died. Police said they do not expect to file any charges.

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