Highway lanes are blocked in rural Tuscaloosa County after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle near Elrod, Alabama Wednesday morning.

Corporal Reginal King, a spokesperson for the Alabama State Troopers, confirmed state police are responding to a single-vehicle accident involving a pedestrian on U.S. Highway 82 near Boyd Road.

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King did not have information about the pedestrian's condition around 10 a.m. Wednesday.

He said the eastbound lanes of Highway 82 are blocked in the area of the accident.

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UPDATE, 1:45 P.M.: Corporal King said the roadway has reopened Wednesday afternoon.

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