UPDATE: Man dies after being hit by a semi-truck on Interstate 90 in Avon

AVON, OH (WOIO) - The Elyria Post of the State Highway Patrol said a section of Interstate 90 in Avon has reopened after a pedestrian was hit by a semi-truck.

ODOT said Interstate 90 eastbound between State Route 254 and State Route 611 was closed for a couple of hours.

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Drivers in the area were asked to use different route if they were heading in that direction.

The Avon Police Department said a person was hit by a semi-truck at State Route 611 around 2:07 p.m. on Thursday.

The victim was transported to a hospital in Avon.

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