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Pedestrian critical after struck by car - Canley Heights

Sunday, 12 March 2017 10:30:49 AM

A pedestrian is in a critical condition in hospital after being struck by a vehicle in Sydney’s south-west.

Shortly before 8am (Sunday 12 March 2017), emergency services were called to Peel Street, Canley Heights, after a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle.

The 55-year-old man sustained head and arm injuries. He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance paramedics before being taken to Liverpool Hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

A 65-year-old woman and a 16-year-old boy in the Honda CRV were uninjured, with the female driver taken to Liverpool Hospital for mandatory testing.

Officers from the Crash Investigation Unit attended and are currently investigating the circumstances surrounding the crash.

Any witnesses to the crash who have not yet contacted police are urged to call Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.