TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — Roads on the Appalachian Parkway (US 27) west of Connor Boulevard have reopened after an incident that left a man dead on the Appalachian Parkway early Monday.

At 2:35 a.m., a sedan was traveling eastbound on Appalachian Parkway in the inside lane, according to a Florida Highway Patrol report.

The report states that the vehicle struck a 23-year-old Brandon man who was in the travel lane.

The Leon County Sheriff’s Office and Leon County Emergency Services responded to the scene to assist FHP.

The man was taken to Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The Leon County Sheriff’s Office announced just after 9:30 a.m. that the roads were back open.

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