An elderly pedestrian was struck by a vehicle in South Auckland this morning.
The accident happened just before 10.30am on Alfriston Rd near the intersection of Magic Way in Manurewa.
A police spokeswoman confirmed a man in his 70s had been injured after he was hit crossing the road.
He had suffered serious injuries and was taken to Middlemore Hospital for treatment.
Reports of a crash on Alfriston Rd near the intersection with Magic Way. Expect delays in the area and take extra care. ^LC— Auckland Transport (@AklTransport) September 11, 2016
Police and the Serious Crash Unit remain at the scene.