Man struck by vehicle in White County

WHITE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - Emergency crews are responding to a man who was hit by a vehicle in White County.

According to Arkansas State Police Troop B, a man was hit in the 2300-block of Highway 16, north of Searcy.

Police originally told Region 8 News it was a child that was hit, but they are now saying it is a 23-year-old man.

The highway is blocked at this time and a helicopter is responding to the scene.

We do not know the condition of the man at this time.

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