(KMOV) -- Police say a 57-year-old man died after being struck by an SUV on northbound I-55 near the Park Avenue exit on Monday.
Clarence F. Davis was driving on I-55 when an object fell off his truck just before noon. Police say he pulled over and attempted to retrieve the item when an SUV struck the man.
According to officials, the 54-year-old female driver of the SUV remained on scene and explained the situation. The victim was rushed to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police are investigating.