Town centre roads closed after pedestrian hit by car
Several Wigan roads are currently closed after a person was knocked down by a car.
Parsons Walk and New Market Street have been closed after the incident.
Police were called shortly before 9.30am this morning (Thursday) to reports of a collision between a car and a pedestrian on Northway, Wigan.
The 40-year-old pedestrian has been taken to Aintree University Hospital by air ambulance with serious head injuries.
The driver of the car, a blue Peugeot 206, remained at the scene to speak with officers.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 543 of 05/10/17, or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.