A 54-year-old Calgary man has been killed in a crash on the Trans-Canada Highway near Calaway Park west of the city.

Police responded to a call of a person on the side of the road, but arrived to find a pedestrian had been hit by a vehicle just before 3:30 p.m. MT.

Officials believe the man was struck by a semi-trailer.

Cpl. Mel Calahasen said police have interviewed the semi driver as part of their investigation.

The crash happened just west of the Old Banff Coach Road overpass.