Man seriously injured in Fleet collision

posted 24 Jan 2014, 03:41 by Yateley NW Sec

Published: Thursday, January 2, 2014

Police are appealing for information after a man was seriously injured in a road traffic collision in Fleet in the early hours of New Year's Day.

At around 2.50am (Wednesday, January 1), a 42-year-old man was walking along Reading Road South when he was involved in a collision with a Vauxhall Astra.

He was taken to Southampton General Hospital with head and leg injuries. They are said to be serious but not life threatening.

The driver, a 57-year-old man also from Fleet, was uninjured.

The road was closed to allow police to investigate the scene and was opened later on in the morning.

Police would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision or saw the vehicle or pedestrian prior to it.

Please call Hampshire Police on 101.