Pedestrian hit by car on Hwy 39 Bypass

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - One person was taken to a local hospital with several injuries after being hit by a car around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday in Meridian.

It happened in front of the Hampton Shell on Highway 39 Bypass. A pedestrian in the area was struck by a car. Meridian Police Department, Metro Ambulance, and Meridian Fire Department all responded to the scene. Newscenter 11 saw the victim alert and talking to authorities. Police are still investigating.