BOONE COUNTY, Ind. — Police have confirmed a man has been hit and killed on I-65 southbound in Boone County Thursday morning.

Police say it happened on I-65 around 5:30 a.m. near the I-865 SB interchange.

According to investigators, a semi heading southbound struck a male who went onto the highway.

The victim was identified as 38-year-old Martin Budimir of Indianapolis.

The semi driver will be checked for impairment, which is routine procedure.