A man died after being struck by a car while crossing Loop 410 near Highway 90 Sunday morning, police said.

The incident took place just before 3 a.m. on Loop 410 South just before the exit to Highway 90 in front of the Harmony School of Excellence.

According to police, the man was crossing the highway when he was hit killing him instantly.

Officers said the license plate of the car that hit him fell off and was left at the scene.

The identity of the man who died has not been released.