Truck seriously injures pedestrian in Chapel Hill, police say

A pedestrian was critically injured Thursday morning by a truck traveling on Old Durham Road, police reported.

The victim was taken to UNC Hospitals, police said. They did not disclose the person’s identity.

The person was hit by a box truck on a stretch of the road a short way from East Lakeview Drive about 6 a.m., police said.

An investigation was continuing, they said in a statement.