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Pedestrian critical after being hit by car - Brighton Le Sands

Sunday, 16 April 2017 03:27:08 AM

A man is in a critical condition after he was hit by a car in Brighton Le Sands overnight.

About 6.40pm (Saturday 15 April 2017), emergency services were called to the intersection of Moate Avenue and Bruce Street following reports a car had hit a pedestrian.

Officers from St George Local Area Command attended and found a 68-year-old man had been hit by a car at the location.

The man fell onto the roadway and sustained head injuries. He was taken to St George Hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

The driver, who stopped and rendered aid to the man, was taken for mandatory testing.

A crime scene was established and was examined by specialist forensic officers.

Inquiries are continuing.

Police are urging anyone with information on the 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 social media pages.