Man struck by tractor trailer in Cumberland County

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LOWER ALLEN TWP., Cumberland County, PA. — The State Police in Harrisburg are currently investigating a struck pedestrian on the U.S. 15 South Ramp from PA 581 West in Lower Allen Township, Cumberland County.

Troopers were investigating a separate crash when one of the occupants of a vehicle in that separate crash was outside of his vehicle and was struck by a passing tractor trailer.

The 74-year old male victim was transported by EMS from the scene and is in critical condition at Holy Spirit Hospital.

The State Police were contacted at approx. 11:00 AM this morning.

This crash is being investigated as a Hit and Run Crash.

Further investigation revealed the male was attempting to get back into his car when the tractor trailer struck the car and the male.
The tractor trailer continued traveling southbound on 15 when Troopers stopped it a few miles from the scene.

SOURCE: PA. State Police