Pedestrian struck by car on I-270 in Montgomery County

(WJLA) - A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in Montgomery County early Thursday morning.

The incident occurred at 6:16 a.m. near the Montrose Road exit off of Interstate 270, according to Maryland State Police.

The man was transported to a local hospital with injuries.

Southbound traffic on I-270 was shut down for at least an hour. All lanes have now reopened, but motorists may still experience delays.

Police are currently investigating the incident.