A man in his 20's is recovering in an area hospital after being hit by a car. The accident happened just after 3 a.m. on the Crosstown Expressway near Horne. Details are limited at this time. Detectives say a vehicle rear-ended an 18-wheeler. After pulling over to survey the damage, one of the drivers was hit by a third vehicle. The victim was transported to Christus Spohn Memorial Hospital. He is expected to be okay. It is still unclear who is at fault in the original wreck. An investigation is ongoing.