Elderly man hit by car
A man in his 70s was taken to hospital after being hit by a car on Sunday night. Emergency crews rushed to Brookfield Road, in South Ashford, around 6.38pm. One witness, Shaun-Robert Kelso, said the elderly man was hit just outside the Crusader pub and added: “Poor old bloke, hope he’s okay.”
A police spokesman said the man received injuries to his shoulder, pelvis and ankle, but they were not thought to be life-threatening. He was taken to the William Harvey Hospital.