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A man is in critical condition after he was struck by a vehicle along the Newport Gap Pike Wednesday evening.

New Castle County Paramedics said they found the 50-year-old on the side of Route 41 near Faulkland Road at around 7:48 p.m. on January 5, 2022.

He was taken to Christiana Hospital with head, extremity, and possible internal injuries, paramedics said.

Delaware State Police are investigating the crash, which left Newport Gap Pike closed for about an hour.