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Pedestrian in serious condition after being hit by car on SH30 in Whakatāne

A pedestrian is in serious condition after being hit by a car on State Highway 30 in Whakatāne this afternoon.

Road closed file image. Source: istock.com

Police say they were notified someone had been hit by a car at 4.40pm.

"One person is in a serious condition following this incident."

The road will be closed while the serious crash unit examine the scene and motorists are advised to avoid the area.