Metro-East News

Pedestrian hospitalized after crash on Poplar Street Bridge

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A person was taken to the hospital Thursday morning after being hit on the Poplar Street Bridge.

The pedestrian was struck about 4:40 a.m. in the eastbound lanes, KMOV reported.

After being struck, the person was taken to the hospital. An update on the person's condition was not immediately available, according to a Fox2 News report.

Two lanes of the roadway onto the Poplar Street Bridge from Interstate 44 east were blocked Thursday morning as emergency crews responded to the area.

Kaley Johnson: 618-239-2526, @KaleyJohnson6