A man has been seriously hurt after he was hit by a car in Mount Maunganui this afternoon.

The 64-year-old was struck at a property on Oceanbeach Rd about 3.25pm.

It is unclear how the man came to be hit but a police spokeswoman said he had suffered serious to moderate injury.

Emergency services were still at the scene.


A reporter at the scene said ambulance paramedics could be seen carrying a man out on a stretcher from a house, located down a long driveway.

More soon.