Road Worker In Critical Condition, Hit By Car On Michigan Highway

August 01, 2018 - 2:26 pm

PORT HURON (WWJ) - A road worker is in critical condition after being hit by a car near Port Huron, Tuesday afternoon.

According to the St. Clair County Sheriff's Office, a 28-year-old woman from Marlette was driving with her husband and two young children in her vehicle on northbound M-25 through the construction zone when she hit the worker.

When police arrived, the victim -- identified as a 44-year-old Indianapolis, Indiana man -- was unresponsive and was taken to an area hospital. He was later transported to McLaren Macomb where officials said he was listed as critical on Wednesday.

No one in the vehicle was injured.

The highway was closed until around 5:30 p.m. as investigators remained on this scene.

No further information about what may have led to the accident and no charges have been announced as an investigation continues.