Pedes­trian se­ri­ously in­jured

Horowhenua Chronicle - - NEWS -

A pedes­trian, be­lieved to be a young child, has been se­ri­ously in­jured af­ter be­ing hit by a car in Levin on Sun­day af­ter­noon.

The ac­ci­dent hap­pened at the in­ter­sec­tion of York and Sal­is­bury streets around 4.15pm.

A po­lice spokesper­son said po­lice and am­bu­lance emer­gency ser­vices were called to the in­ci­dent and the Se­ri­ous Crash Unit is in­ves­ti­gat­ing.

Lo­cal di­ver­sions were put in place around the scene.

Po­lice could not con­firm what caused the ac­ci­dent or whether any charges will be laid.

The spokesper­son said they un­der­stood the per­son re­mained in a se­ri­ous con­di­tion.

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