Pedestrian, 82, in 'life-threatening condition' after collision on Northamptonshire road

The pedestrian remains in University Hospital Coventry

Monday, 5th July 2021, 10:47 am
The incident happened on Rubgy Road, Barby. Photo: Google Maps.

Police are appealing for witnesses after an elderly pedestrian was involved in a 'serious collision' with a car on a Northamptonshire road.

The incident happened at around 8.15am on Saturday (July 3) on Rugby Road, Barby and involved an 82-year-old pedestrian and an orange Vauxhall Corsa.

The collision happened near to the village post office and the car was travelling from the Daventry direction.

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Northamptonshire Police's Serious Collision Investigation Unit was called to the scene where they remained for around three hours.

The unit confirmed the pedestrian is in a 'serious and life-threatening' condition in University Hopsital Coventry.

The force is now appealing for witnesses, CCTV or dashcam footage.

Anyone with information should call Drivewatch on 0800 174615 quoting reference 112.