Pedestrian struck by a vehicle

WEIRTON – A male pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Penco Road and Cove Hill Road in Weirton Tuesday afternoon.

The call came in at 1:59 p.m., and the pedestrian was transported to a Pittsburgh hospital by helicopter, according to Lt. Greg Moodie of the Weirton Police Department. Further details were not immediately available because the incident was still being investigated.