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HOUSTON A man who was walking through a construction zone in north Harris County Thursday night was critically injured after being struck by a car, according to Harris County Sheriff s deputies.

It happened on Aldine Mail Road at Reeveston around 8:15 p.m.

Deputies said the man was attempting to walk across the two-lane road, which was under construction, and stepped out between two orange barrels in the road.

A passing motorist did not see the man until it was too late and ended up striking him.

The victim was transported to Ben Taub Hospital in critical condition.

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