Pedestrian hit by car in central Auckland
"Pedestrian hit by car in central Auckland"
investigating an incident in which a male pedestrian was hit
by a car in Auckland’s CBD.
It happened just after 7pm
on the corner of Quay Street and Commerce Street.
was taken to hospital in a serious condition, and Police
were speaking with the driver who is helping with
The Serious Crash Unit was
Investigations into what happened are
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