70-year-old woman struck on the highway; taken to the hospital - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

70-year-old woman struck on the highway; taken to the hospital

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - Interstate 71/75 Southbound was closed near the Kyles Lane exit for 45 minutes Thursday afternoon when a 70-year-old woman was hit by a vehicle.

The 70-year-old woman, identified as Mary S. Kincer, was outside of her disabled vehicle when she was hit by another vehicle at mile marker 189.

A medical helicopter arrived at the scene and transported her to University Hospital. 

The pedestrian was reportedly alert and talking when she was transported.

The highway is now open and traffic patterns have returned to normal.

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