Police: Man, 40, dies after being struck by driver in Society Hill

A 40-year-old man has died after being struck by a driver in Society Hill overnight.

The incident happened shortly after 1 a.m. on Columbus Boulevard and Dock Street.

Police say the victim had walked out into the northbound lanes of traffic when he was struck by a 25-year-old driver and sustained critical injuries.

The man behind the wheel stopped and remained on location, according to police.

The pedestrian was transported to Hahnemann University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead early Sunday morning. Police have yet to identify the deceased.

It's unclear whether charges will be filed in the case.