Young woman fighting for life after being struck down by a car in Sydney early this morning – as police launch an investigation into the horrific incident
- A woman, 21, is in a critical condition after being struck by a car in Granville
- Uninjured 53-year-old male driver was taken to hospital for mandatory testing
- A crime scene has been established and an investigation is underway
A young woman is fighting for life after being struck by a car in Sydney’s west during the early hours of the morning.
Emergency services were called to Parramatta Road near Good Street, in Granville, just before 5am on Tuesday to reports a pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle.
A 21-year-old woman with serious injuries was treated at the scene by paramedics before she was rushed to Westmead Hospital in a critical condition.
The driver – a 53-year-old man- was uninjured and was taken to hospital for mandatory testing.
Police have launched an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the crash.
A crime scene has been established, which will be examined by specialist forensic police.
Anyone with dashcam or CCTV from the area is urged to contact Granville Police Station on (02) 9897 4199 or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.