Woodbridge Road in Guildford closed after elderly man hit by car
By mattcollison | Tuesday, October 16, 2012, 18:01
AN ELDERLY man has been taken to hospital with head injuries after being hit by a car in Guildford.
Woodbridge Road was closed between Dapdune Road and York Road in Guildford. Photo by Peter Garner.
The collision involving a red Ford Focus and an elderly man caused long tailbacks of traffic. Photo by Peter Garner.
Several police patrol cars and an ambulance were in attendance at Woodbridge Road in Guildford following the collision, involving a red Ford Focus, at 4.40pm on Tuesday (October 16).
The man, who is in his late 80s, was taken to Royal Surrey Hospital by ambulance crews for treatment to head injuries, which were not thought to be life threatening.
The road was closed until 8.45pm while officers carried out an investigation into the incident. Drivers were advised to find an alternative route.
Anyone who witnessed the collision or the events leading up to it is urged to contact Surrey Police on 101 quoting reference P12303316.