Pedestrian seriously injured after collision - Miranda

Friday, 07 January 2022 02:15:16 AM

A pedestrian has been seriously injured after a collision in the Sutherland area yesterday.

Just after 9.30pm last night (Thursday 06 January 2022), emergency services were called to the Kingsway near the intersection of University Road, Miranda, following reports a pedestrian riding an e-scooter had been struck by a vehicle.

Officers attached to Sutherland Police Area Command attended and established a crime scene.

The pedestrian­– a 48-year-old man– was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics on scene before being taken to St George Hospital in a critical condition.

The driver of the Toyota Carolla – a 67- year-old man – was uninjured and taken to Sutherland Hospital for mandatory testing.

Inquiries into the cause of the collision are continuing.

Police are appealing for anyone with dash cam footage or information to contact Sutherland Police Station on 02 9542 0899 or 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.