UPDATE (3:38 p.m. May 25, 2022): The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office says the pedestrian struck in Cross Lanes this afternoon is a 22-year-old male.
Deputies say he “sustained serious injuries” and was taken to an area hospital for treatment. The KCSO also says the man was not conscious at the scene.
Authorities say the driver of the vehicle did stay on the scene and no criminal charges have been filed.
UPDATE (2:37 p.m. May 25, 2022): Big Tyler Road has reopened after a pedestrian was struck in the 5400 block this afternoon.
CROSS LANES, WV (WOWK) – Emergency crews are responding to a call of a pedestrian hit, in the Cross Lanes area.
The call came in around 1:50 p.m. Wednesday that a person was hit on Big Tyler Road in the area of the O’Reilly Auto Parts store.
Big Tyler Road is shut down in the 5400 block while crews respond to the accident.
Metro 911 Dispatchers said that the information they received was that someone on scene was preforming CPR ahead of emergency crews arriving.
13 News has a crew headed to the scene and will bring you updates as soon as they are available.