Man Struck By Car While Walking Up Rampway On I-85 At Mallard Creek Church Road

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A man was struck by a car in north Charlotte early Wednesday, according to officials.

Police say a man was hit by a car around 5 a.m. while walking up the ramp way on I-85 NB at Exit 46 A at Mallard Creek Church Road.

Medic transported him to the hospital with critical injuries.

The exit was closed for several hours but has since reopened.

Expect delays in the area.

Police are investigating why the person was on foot along the highway.

Check back for updates.