Station 1 and Long Creek Fire Department worked a serious MVA on I77 Northbound prior to Exit 23 (Gilead Rd). At 4:28am crews responded to I77 Northbound prior to Exit 23 (Gilead Rd) for a car that struck a pedestrian in the far left lane. The pedestrian was injured fatally. The car sustained significant damage and one front seat passenger of the car was also injured & transported to a local trauma center (CMC Main) with serious injuries. Huntersville & Long Creek operated on scene for approximately 2 hours. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of those involved or affected by this morning’s incident.