The crash happened around 6:37 a.m. in Broward County, Florida.
According to a release from the patrol, Haskins, 24, who was a quarterback for the Pittsburgh Steelers, was walking on a “limited access facility, highway, for unknown reasons.”
The release added that Haskins was attempting to cross the westbound lanes of Interstate 595 when there was oncoming traffic.
“Unfortunately, he collided with an oncoming dump truck,” the release states. “Mr. Haskins was pronounced dead on scene.”
The patrol says that the driver of the dump truck is cooperating with authorities and that more details will be released when the investigation is officially closed.