UNION — A pedestrian was injured Sept. 24 when struck by a pickup truck.

The incident was reported to Knox County Regional Communications shortly after 10 a.m. that day.

According to Knox County Sheriff’s Office Chief Deputy Patrick Polky, the preliminary information is that a Dodge Ram traveling north on Sennebec Road struck a person walking toward them in the same lane.

The pedestrian was taken to a local hospital for minor injuries. The incident is still under investigation, but operator inattention is considered a factor.