Pedestrian critically injured following crash - Gladesville
Friday, 21 October 2022 03:39:14 AM
A man remains in a critical condition after being struck by a vehicle on Sydney’s Lower North Shore yesterday.
About 10.30pm (Thursday 20 October 2022), emergency services were called to Victoria Road, Gladesville, following reports a pedestrian had been struck by a Toyota Landcruiser.
Police were told a 30-year-old man was standing at the rear of his vehicle after stopping on Victoria Road, near the intersection of Frank Street, when he was struck.
The man was pinned against his vehicle by the Landcruiser before being freed by Fire and Rescue NSW.
He was taken to Royal North Shore Hospital in a critical condition with serious leg and internal injuries.
The driver of the Toyota – a 25-year-old man – was uninjured and taken to Ryde Hospital for mandatory testing.
A crime scene was established and the Crash Investigations Unit commenced investigations into the circumstances surrounding the incident.
As inquiries continue, police are urging anyone with information or dashcam footage to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.