CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police says one person is dead following a fatal accident in west Charlotte Thursday night.

CMPD responded to a call from Old Steele Creek Road a little after 10 p.m. Officers say a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle and was pronounced dead. Officials did not say if the driver will be charged in the incident.

Parts of Old Steele Creek Road has been shut down due to the accident. The identity of the person deceased have not yet been released.