LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56/WKYT) – A man is dead after being hit on I-64 in Lexington early Sunday morning.

It happened around 3:30 a.m.

According to police, 26-year-old Jared Willoughby was killed when he was hit by a vehicle on Eastbound I-64 at the 84-mile marker.

Traffic came to a standstill while the crash was investigated but was back to normal later in the morning.