BEDFORD, Va. (WFXR) – The Bedford Fire Department says a pedestrian was hit by a vehicle at the Martin Luther King Byway at East Main Street on the eastern side of town on Saturday night.

They say when they arrived, they found a male subject lying down on the highway.

He was said to have had life-threatening injuries.

He was transported to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital.

Bedford Police are investigating the incident.