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Pedestrian hit by vehicle while checking mailbox

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TONEY, AL (WAFF) -

Toney Fire & Rescue responded to a single vehicle incident involving a pedestrian late Sunday afternoon.

The time of the alarm was 7:37 p.m. The accident happened west of Stephens Road on Ready Section.

Alabama State Troopers say that the incident took place when the pedestrian was going to check his mailbox and was struck by the vehicle. The pedestrian was later transported by HEMSI to a local hospital. The occupant of the vehicle refused treatment at the scene.

The area was closed for about an hour due to State Troopers conducting their investigation. Fire and Rescue sent out one engine and medical units. 

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