Police have commenced inquiries after a man was seriously injured when he was struck by a car at Port Kembla, NSW Police say.
The man, believed to be aged in his 80s, was crossing O’Donnell Street when he was hit by a Toyota utility just after 6.30pm today.
Emergency services attended and the man is being airlifted to St George Hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Police from Lake Illawarra Local Area Command have established a crime scene.
The driver of the car, aged 20, wasn’t injured but has been taken to hospital for mandatory blood and urine testing.
Inquiries are continuing.
Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stopers.