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Pedestrian hit, killed by truck on I-565 near Huntsville airport (updated)

Published 3:05pm Thursday, December 20, 2012
A pedestrian was hit and killed on I-565 near the exit for the Huntsville International Airport on Thursday, Dec. 20. (Record photo / Jonece Dunigan)

A tractor trailer struck and killed a pedestrian around 10 a.m. today along I-565 near the exit for the Huntsville International Airport, according to the Huntsville Police Department.

Police identified Theodore Franklin Shelton, 51, of Arkansas, as the pedestrian who died.

He died at the scene, according to the police.

Police said no charges will be filed against the driver of the 18-wheeler.

 

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