Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dwayne Huskin died in Florida early Saturday

Dwayne Huskins, 24, died after being hit by a dump truck while walking on the South Florida interstate.

Florida Highway Patrol Lieutenant Indiana Miranda told NPR in an email that Huskins was walking I-595 in Broward County "for unknown reasons."

Miranda said the truck hit her as Huskins tried to cross the westbound lane. He was pronounced dead at the scene

The fatal crash, which is an active traffic homicide investigation, was reported at 6:37 a.m., Miranda said.