Man hit by a car

Man in serious condition
Man in serious condition

A MAN has been seriously injured after being hit by a car in Wigan.

The 20-year-old was taken to hospital with serious head injuries after he was knocked down by a Skoda in Bolton Road, Ashton, at 4.20pm on Sunday.

The driver was arrested at the scene for dangerous driving offences.

A spokesman for Greater Manchester Police said: “A 20-year-old man was struck by a motor vehicle. He suffered head injuries and is in a serious condition.”

The road was closed as emergency services attended the scene.