Pedestrian struck on US-131 near Wayland

Posted at 3:45 PM, May 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-18 15:45:22-04

WAYLAND, Mich. – A pedestrian along U.S. – 131 was seriously injured Wednesday afternoon when he was hit by a vehicle.

The incident happened about 1:30pm on the northbound side of U.S. – 131 just south of the Wayland exit.

Michigan State Police say the man was picking up something that had fallen out of his vehicle when he was hit.  The man was flown to the hospital by Aero Med.  The driver who hit the man did stop at the scene.

Police are still investigating the incident.  No citations have been issued at this time.