A man is dead after he was hit while trying to cross the highway early Saturday morning. 

It happened just before 3 a.m. on 410 near Callaghan.

Police say the man was walking across the highway when he was hit.

We are told the driver that struck him did stop after the accident.

Police also say two other drivers saw the man on the ground and were able to avoid hitting him.

The victim died at the scene.