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Vehicle Strikes Pedestrian on I-68

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A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle along Interstate 68 Friday afternoon and flown to the hospital.

According to Preston County 911 officials, a vehicle struck a person in the westbound lanes between Cooper's Rock State Park and Cheat Lake at just before 1 p.m.

The Preston County Sheriff's Department is investigating.

911 officials said both sides of the highway were shut down, to allow a medical helicopter to land and transport the patient to a hospital for treatment.

No details are available about the person's name or their condition.