A man died Saturday evening after he was struck by a vehicle on Airline Highway, Baton Rouge Police said Sunday.

The unidentified victim was hit about 5:30 p.m. Saturday in the 7100 block of Airline Highway, Capt. Elton Brown said in a news release.

The victim was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, Brown’s release says.

The police department’s Traffic Homicide Division is investigating the case, the release says.