From the Aberdeen Police Department:
On Thursday, March 24, 2016, at approximately 12:47 AM, the Aberdeen Police Department received a report of a pedestrian struck by a commercial motor vehicle (tractor and trailer) westbound at US Rt. 40 near Carol Avenue. Officers responded and located a male lying injured in the roadway.
At the time of the crash the pedestrian was crossing a dimly lit section of US Rt. 40 in a non-crosswalk, non-intersection portion of the roadway.
The male sustained significant injuries and was transported by Maryland State Police Medevac to University of Maryland Shock Trauma.
The identity of injured pedestrian is known and is being withheld. At the time of this report the pedestrian is listed in critical condition.
The exact cause of the crash is under investigation