Pensioner hit by car

A 78 year old woman has been knocked down by a white Ford transit van. The accident happened around 1.30 in the afternoon when the local woman was crossing the road. Emergency services responded to the accident promptly to provided treatment at the side of the road.

The elderly patient was then taken to the General Hospital for further treatment for ‘life threatening’ injuries sustained by the accident. She is now being described by medical staff as being in a ‘stable’ condition.

Police are appealing for witnesses and would like to speak to anyone who may have information.

If you know someone who has been injured and it wasn’t their fault then you can talk to us to see if you can get compensation.  You should be compensated for your pain and distress plus any earnings lost as a result of hospitalisation.  To start a no-obligation enquiry please use the button below, call us on 0800 089 4444 or use our compensation claim form.