Pedestrian hit by vehicle in Dunedin

A pedestrian sustained moderate injuries after they were hit by a vehicle in Dunedin this afternoon.

A police spokeswoman said police were contacted by St John regarding a vehicle hitting a pedestrian in Taieri Rd, near Wakari Hospital, about 3pm.

St John, Fire and Emergency New Zealand and police were all called to the scene, she said. 

A Fire and Emergency New Zealand spokeswoman said crews from Roslyn and Willowbank responded to the crash.

A St John spokesman said one person was taken to Dunedin Hospital with moderate injuries.



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