Pedestrian taken to hospital after he was hit by car in Northampton

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A pedestrian was taken to hospital with multiple injuries after he was hit by a car in Northampton town centre on Saturday night.

The 53-year-old man was in collision with a black Citroen Saxo travelling from Victoria Gardens into Cattle Market Road at 10.50pm.

The pedestrian, who is from Northampton, was taken to Northampton General Hospital with multiple fractures and was later transferred to Walsgrave Hospital in Coventry.

A 19-year-old man, also from Northampton, who was driving the Saxo, was not injured in the collision.

Witnesses can call the police’s Drivewatch Hotline on 0800 174615.