SAVANNAH, GA (March 18, 2013): Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police have closed a portion of Middleground Road to traffic for the investigation of an accident in which a pedestrian was struck by a car.

All lanes of traffic have been closed between Tibet Avenue and Quail Forest Drive until about 11 p.m. as the Major Accident Investigation Team completes its investigation of the 9:10 p.m. accident.

The male pedestrian has been transported for treatment of what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries.