Pedestrian hit by motor vehicle on I-84 in Danbury

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An unidentified pedestrian was hit by a motor vehicle on Interstate 84 in Danbury Wednesday afternoon.

All westbound lanes on Interstate 84 in Danbury were closed between exits 5 and 6 for several hours after the crash was reported at about 1 p.m.

It is unclear why the pedestrian was on the state highway and how serious the injuries are.

The highway reopened at about 5 p.m.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation by Connecticut State Police.

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