CENTER POINT, Ala. (WIAT) — A 50-year-old man is dead after being hit by a car Tuesday morning.

According to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, deputies found the man lying in the middle of Carson Road near 16th Terrace Circle Northwest just before 2 a.m. The driver of the vehicle had left the scene.

The man was later identified by the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office as Mario Danilo Espinal of Birmingham.

No other information is available at this time, as the JCSO continues to investigate.