Pedestrian struck by truck still critical

A pedestrian has been critically injured on the Takitimu Drive overpass directly above Chapel St. Photo/John Borren
A pedestrian has been critically injured on the Takitimu Drive overpass directly above Chapel St. Photo/John Borren

The pedestrian struck by a truck in Tauranga remains in a critical condition in hospital this morning.

A Waikato Hospital spokeswoman confirmed his condition was unchanged today.

The man was hit while on the Tauranga Harbour Bridge, on State Highway 2, just after 4:30am on Friday.

The man had been transported to Waikato Hospital in a serious condition.

However, late last night he was reported to be in the Intensive Care Unit in a critical condition.

- NZ Herald

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