Pedestrian in 80s remains in serious condition after Hitchin crash

PUBLISHED: 08:50 19 February 2018 | UPDATED: 08:50 19 February 2018

Police on the scene after the collision involving a pedestrian at the corner of Nightingale Road and Florence Road in Hitchin. Picture: Millroe

Police on the scene after the collision involving a pedestrian at the corner of Nightingale Road and Florence Road in Hitchin. Picture: Millroe

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A man in his 80s remains in a serious condition in hospital after a collision involving a car in Hitchin over the weekend, police have today confirmed.

Police on the scene after the collision involving a pedestrian at the corner of Nightingale Road and Florence Road in Hitchin. Picture: Millroe Police on the scene after the collision involving a pedestrian at the corner of Nightingale Road and Florence Road in Hitchin. Picture: Millroe

At about 9.30am on Saturday, a blue Peugeot collided with the man near the corner of the A505 Nightingale Road and Florence Road – with officers cordoning off the scene for hours afterwards.

Police appealed for information on the same day as the incident, and are keen to speak to any witnesses who haven’t already got in touch.

Sgt William Hood from the Beds, Cambs and Herts Road Policing Unit said: “Investigations are being carried out to establish the circumstances around the incident and I am appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision, or events leading up to it, to please get in touch.”

Anyone with information should call the road policing unit on 101 and giving the reference number ISR 179 of February 17.

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