Man in critical condition after being hit by car on Great Western Highway

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A man remains in a critical condition after being hit by a car in Colyton last night.

About 9pm on Tuesday, emergency services were called to the intersection of Bennett Road and the Great Western Highway at Colyton, following reports a man had been hit by a Honda Accord.

On arrival, officers found a 63-year-old man suffering serious head injuries.

“He was treated at the scene before being taken to Westmead Hospital in a critical condition,” a Police spokesperson said.

“The Honda driver, a 73-year-old male, was uninjured and taken to Nepean Hospital for mandatory testing.”

Officers from Nepean Police Area Command established a crime scene that is being forensically examined.

Bennett Road was closed for several hours.

Anyone who may have witnessed the crash or has dash cam footage is urged to come forward and contact Crime Stoppers.

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