A young man has died after he was struck by a pick-up truck overnight while walking along Route 500 in Casselman, Ont., about 60 kilometres east of Ottawa.

The incident happened at about 12:15 a.m.

The man was hit by a F150 pick-up truck driven by an 18-year-old man, according to Ontario Provincial Police.

Nicholas Holliday, 19, of Casselman, was taken to hospital where he died from his injuries.

OPP collision investigators are aiding in the investigation.