Pedestrian critical after Medway collision

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A man in his twenties is critically injured in hospital after being hit by a car in Medway in the early hours.

The 24-year-old pedestrian suffered life-threatening injuries in the incident on the Ratcliffe Highway, Hoo, at about 3.05am this morning

He was involved in a collision with a silver Vauxhall Vectra estate on the Rochester-bound carriageway between the junctions with Bell’s Lane and Main Road.

The man was taken to a London hospital and the road was closed until about 8am.

Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit would now like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision or who saw the car or pedestrian in the moments leading up to it.

The man was wearing a blue-and-white striped shirt and blue jeans.