Photo by Mitch Duncan.
A 49-year-old man is in a critical condition in hospital with severe head injuries after being struck by a car in Western Sydney on Thursday evening.
Police believe the man was crossing Sherwood Road in Merrylands at 6.20pm when a vehicle exiting the driveway of a fast food restaurant ran into him.
The victim was taken by ambulance to Westmead Hospital. The driver, a 36-year-old man, underwent mandatory blood and urine tests. Police conducting inquires into the cause of collision have appealed for witnesses to come forward or contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
– Aleysha Tombleson