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Pedestrian hit on Route 228, transported Tuesday

UPDATE AVAILABLE: Teenage girl seriously injured in pedestrian-vehicle crash

Route 228 near Mars Area High School and Sheetz was closed for several hours after a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle Tuesday night around 6 p.m.

A Quality EMS ambulance took the pedestrian from the scene for injuries.

First responders said the investigation of the crash is ongoing. As of 7:44 p.m. Tuesday, they reported crews could be on scene for two to three hours.

Traffic was rerouted at the intersection of Route 228 and Three Degree Road.

Adams Area Fire District, Callery Volunteer Fire Company, Mars police, Adams Township police and state police responded to the crash. Cranberry Township Volunteer Fire Police assisted with traffic control.


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