Pedestrian struck, seriously injured in west Charlotte

Pedestrian struck, seriously injured in west Charlotte
According to the Medic, the incident happened near the intersection of Wilkinson Boulevard and Ashley Road.

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A pedestrian was struck and seriously injured, forcing a road to close for hours in west Charlotte Thursday afternoon.

According to Medic, the incident happened near the intersection of Wilkinson Boulevard and Ashley Road.

Emergency officials say one person was treated for serious injuries and taken to the hospital.

According to Charlotte police, the inbound lanes of Wilkinson Boulevard were closed at Ashley Road due to the accident, but have since been reopened.

There’s no word on what happened in the accident or any further information.

This is a developing story.

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