Lawrence, KANSAS – According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, this unfortunate incident occurred right after 10 p.m. Wednesday.
It happened near the I-70 and I-470 interchange.
The responding troopers found one male victim.
They say the 30-year-old victim suffered serious injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment.
He was later identified as Mackenzie Charles Moore, of Lawrence.
Authorities say Mazda CX5 was westbound on I-70 when it struck Dodge Nitro and a pedestrian who was outside the vehicle.
The driver of the Mazda was not injured.
This incident remains under investigation.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.