A construction worker was struck by a vehicle early Tuesday morning on I-70.

The incident occurred near exit 5- Elm Grove.

According to Ohio County EMA director Lou Vargo, the construction worker is injured but the severity of their injuries are unknown at this time.

Wheeling Police responded to the scene early Tuesday morning

Wheeling Police and Fire responded to the call and the scene has been cleared.

7News is working to get more information.