We have just found out that a Smithfield Town Employee hit a pedestrian earlier this morning. The incident happened about an hour ago. 

The accident occurred at Market Street and Second Street. 

Justin Cameron, 27, was operating a truck owned by the Town of Smithfield and the oedesteian struck was Lyle Trader. 

Lyle Trader was struck by the mirror of the truck and was taken to Johnston Memorial forinor injuries. 

Police said on the initial investigation that the pedestrian was not at fault.