DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) — A man is dead after a reported hit-and-run in Dayton on Monday morning.

According to Montgomery County Regional Dispatch, the call came in around 2:19 a.m. on Monday, March 20 after a man was hit US-35 West near Liscum Drive.

A sergeant with the Dayton Police Department said a passerby saw the man and called 911.

Crews arrived on the scene and found a body on the side of the roadway. The man who was struck was pronounced dead at the scene, said police, and the driver had fled.

The roadway was shut down for more than two hours, however, it has since reopened.

Police are working to locate the driver involved. Traffic Services Detectives are currently investigating this collision.