A woman is in a serious condition in hospital after being struck by a car in Sydney’s west.
About 5.35pm (Friday 16 June 2017), a woman, believed to be aged in her 60s, was struck by an eastbound hatchback at the intersection of Merrylands Road and Ridge Street, Merrylands.
She has been taken to Westmead Hospital where she is understood to be in a serious condition.
The male driver of the car was uninjured. He has been taken to Westmead Hospital for a mandatory blood and urine sample.
The Metropolitan Crash Investigation Unit are currently on scene conducting inquiries.
Merrylands Road is closed eastbound and diversions are in place.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: nsw.crimestoppers.com.au
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