Pedestrian hit by car in Oamaru taken to hospital

A person has been taken to Oamaru Hospital after being hit by a car in Reed St shortly before 9am this morning.

A police spokeswoman said Oamaru police were called to the scene about 8.40am.

A St John spokeswoman said the patient taken to hospital had suffered moderate injuries.

No further details were available. 

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