Man in 80s seriously injured after being hit by car on Isle of Sheppey

The accident happened on Barton Hill Drive in Minster-on Sea Credit: Google Images

An elderly man from Kent is in a serious condition in hospital after he was hit by a car in Minster.

The accident happened at 1.42pm on Saturday on Barton Hill Drive.

Officers were called to the scene amid reports that a man in his 80s had been struck by a black Kia Cee'd, close to the junction with Sanspareil Avenue.

He sustained a serious head injury and was taken to a London hospital for treatment.

Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the collision that is yet to speak with them.