8 Nov 2014

Man critical after being hit by car

9:38 pm on 8 November 2014

A man is in a critical condition after he was hit by a car in Tokoroa.

Police said they were investigating the circumstances that led to the incident in Cramond Road just after noon today.

They are speaking with a woman about the incident but cannot confirm whether the 20-year-old man was deliberately injured.

Cramond Road was cordoned off while detectives and crash investigators examined the scene.

The injured man was airlifted to Waikato Hospital.

A hospital spokesperson said he was in the intensive care unit and was in a critical condition.