UPDATE: 09/30/2016 11:29am Police are confirming that the man was hit by an 18-wheeler. Authorities believe that both of his legs are broken.
WJTV’s Malary Pullen is on the scene:
CANTON, Mississippi (WJTV) – Canton Police are confirming that one person has been taken to the hospital after being hit on I-55 north just past mile marker 119 in Canton, Mississippi.
The victim, identified at this point only as a man, has been taken to the hospital for treatment.
There is no official word on his condition.
This is a developing story.
WJTV has a crew live on the scene and will provide the latest information and updates as soon as possible.