Elderly woman critical after being hit by a car in Sydney

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after an elderly woman was struck by a car in St Johns Park on Friday night, leaving her with critical injuries.

Emergency crews rushed to Edensor Road around 6pm after the 75-year-old was hit while trying to cross the road towards a bowling club.

The woman was struck by a white Toyota Hiace, driven by a 62-year-old man.


She was taken to Liverpool Hospital and is now in a critical condition; suffering fractures to her ribs and leg, and internal injuries.

The driver was not injured. He was breathed tested at the scene which returned a negative result.

Police are appealing for any witnesses who may have seen the collision or an elderly woman of Asian appearance who was on the road around the time of the collision to come forward.