Woman Killed Walking On U.S. 127

A woman was killed while walking along U-S 127 in Mason this morning.

It happened just after 12:30 a.m. Wednesday on U.S. 127 southbound near Columbia road.

Mason police tell us the woman was hit by a semi-truck.

They don't know why she was walking on the highway in the first place.

Police tell us they don't believe alcohol was a factor.

No word on whether the truck driver was cited.

The highway is back open after being shut down for several hours.