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Pedestrian hit in Boaz, police asking drivers to avoid the area

BOAZ, Ala. – Boaz Police confirm a pedestrian was hit by a car this morning on Highway 431 near the Burger King.

Police have asked motorists to avoid the area while they work to clear the area.

There is no word on the condition of the woman hit. Officers say she was flown by helicopter to an area hospital for treatment.