UPDATE: May 8, 2014 9:59 a.m.

LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — A man was struck by a car along Interstate 270 in Rockville, creating extensive delays for commuters Thursday morning.

The local lanes of the roadway were closed for more than an hour after the man was struck near the Montrose Road exit around 6:16 a.m. Traffic in the local lanes was diverted off the interstate at Falls Road as authorities investigated the crash.

The man was taken to the hospital where the extent of his injuries were not immediately made available.

The driver of the car that struck the man remained at the scene, police say.

The crash remains under investigation.

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