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Developing: Pedestrian struck on northbound Interstate 81 in Frederick County

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A pedestrian was struck on Interstate 81 northbound at the 311 mile marker in Frederick County Monday night, according to Virginia State Police.

The 8:14 p.m. incident led to the temporary closure of the northbound lanes of I-81 in the area.

VDOT is on the scene assisting with the roadway closure and a detour.

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