Pedestrian hit by Audi in road accident

An elderly man has been seriously injured on a busy road after being hit by a car at around 1.05pm. The road was closed both ways whilst emergency services secured the scene and treated the man for his injuries.

Police and air ambulance attended the scene due to the serious nature of the pedestrian’s injuries after the road traffic collision.

A Police spokesperson said: “An officer on patrol came across the crash at 1.05pm this afternoon.

“The incident …………….. involved one Audi TT.

“A pedestrian, believed to be elderly, suffered a head injury and was taken by Air ambulance to Northern General Hospital …..”

Police confirmed the road is closed for accident investigations and are appealing for witnesses.

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