Male struck on 271, highway shut down

Oakwood Village Police shut down I-271 near 480 at 1:30 p.m. after a male was struck by a car on the highway.

The man was changing a tire. LifeFlight was called in to transport the male to MetroHealth Medical Center.

No word on the victim's condition at this time.

The highway was closed for about 90 minutes and reopened at about 3 p.m.

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