Pedestrian hit on interstate

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - State troopers are investigating a crash that shutdown the southbound lanes of Interstate 65 in Limestone County.

A driver hit a pedestrian about 5:00 a.m. Tuesday morning just South of the I-65/565 interchange near milemarker 339.

The injured pedestrian, who's name has not been released, was flown by Air Evac helicopter to the hospital with serious injuries.

State troopers are looking into why that person was walking on the interstate in the first place.

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