Pedestrian struck by vehicle in Lamar County

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM)

One person was transportedto a local hospital after being struck by a vehicle on Sullivan Kilran Roadthis afternoon.

Lamar County Sheriff's Deputiesand emergency personnel responded to the scene just before 3:00 p.m. where anunidentified male was struck while on the roadside.

According to lawenforcement officials, the male was transported by ambulance from the scenewith what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries. The driver of thevehicle was not charged, and allowed to leave the scene of the incident.