Pedestrian Struck and Killed on Highway 401

A man was struck and killed on the 401 Saturday morning near Napanee.

OPP say he was struck by a Honda, after pulling over and exiting his vehicle on the eastbound side of the highway between Palace Road and County Road 4.

It's unclear why the man pulled over in the first place but OPP were on scene by 6:00 a.m.

The highway was shut down until about 1:00 p.m. for an investigation.

The driver of the Honda was taken to hospital by paramedics as a precaution.

The name of the victim has not yet been released.