Elderly pedestrian hospitalised by car

An elderly man in his 70s has been rushed to hospital where he remains in a critical condition after being knocked down by a car.

The traffic accident involved a white mini cooper and it occurred on a busy A road. Due to the serious nature of the traffic accident, Police are asking witnesses to the accident to come forward with any information about how the accident happened.

The pedestrian’s injuries are said to be life threatening and he remains in hospital under close medical supervision.

The roads were closed for about four hours whilst accident investigators assessed the accident site.

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