Man taken to hospital after being hit by car in Stevenage

PUBLISHED: 09:56 05 December 2017 | UPDATED: 10:01 05 December 2017

Emergency crews including an air ambulance attended the scene after the crash in Stevenage. Picture: Casey Gutteridge

Emergency crews including an air ambulance attended the scene after the crash in Stevenage. Picture: Casey Gutteridge

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A pedestrian was taken to hospital with a head injury after being hit by a car in Stevenage yesterday evening.

The air ambulance in Shephalbury Park after the crash in Roebuck Gate in Stevenage. Picture; Richard Turner-TrotterThe air ambulance in Shephalbury Park after the crash in Roebuck Gate in Stevenage. Picture; Richard Turner-Trotter

Emergency crews and an air ambulance team rushed to Roebuck Gate after the crash at about 5.20pm, which involved a blue Fiat Punto.

The road was closed at the junctions with Broadwater Crescent and Hertford Road.

The pedestrian, a man described by paramedics as in his 60s, was treated for a head injury before being taken by ambulance to the town’s Lister Hospital for further treatment.

The car was recovered.


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