Man in critical condition after being hit by car in Parakai

A Westpac rescue chopper is taking a man to hospital after he was hit by a car. Photo/NZHerald
A Westpac rescue chopper is taking a man to hospital after he was hit by a car. Photo/NZHerald

A 19-year-old man is being flown to Auckland Hospital after being hit by a car in Parakai, north-west Auckland.

St John Ambulance services were called to the scene at Springs Rd in Parakai at 9.46pm with reports that a car had hit a pedestrian.

A Westpac Rescue helicopter was set to fly the man to hospital around 11pm.

He was in a critical condition, a St John spokesperson said.

- NZ Herald

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