BRPD investigating fatal crash on Airline Hwy.

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BRPD Traffic Homicide Investigators are investigating a fatal crash involving a pedestrian that occurred Wednesday morning around 5 a.m. in the 9000 block of Airline Hwy.

According to BRPD, the crash involved a 1999 Nissan Maxima, a 2004 Chevrolet truck, a 2001 GMC Yukon and an unknown identified pedestrian.

Police say all vehicles were traveling southbound on Airline Hwy when the Chevrolet truck, traveling in the middle lane, attempted to merge into the right outside lane.

The truck struck the Nissan, which then veered off the roadway and struck the pedestrian.

The truck then struck the Yukon traveling in the left outside lane.

The pedestrian was transported the hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The identity of the pedestrian will be released upon family notification.

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