Hackney crash: Pensioner fighting for life after being hit by Mercedes in east London

A pensioner is fighting for life after being hit by a Mercedes on a busy road in east London.

Emergency services were called to the scene of the crash in Kingsland Road in Hackney at 6.40am on Saturday.

Police and paramedics attended and the man, aged 81, was rushed to an east London hospital.

He remains in a critical condition, Scotland Yard said.

A spokesman added: “The car – a Mercedes C220 – stopped at the scene. There has been no arrest.

“Detectives from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit based at Chadwell Heath are investigating.”

Anyone who witnessed the collision or the moments leading up to it should call police on 020 8597 4874.

Source : https://www.standard.co.uk/news/london/hackney-crash-pensioner-fighting-for-life-after-being-hit-by-mercedes-in-east-london-a3763461.html