Man critical after being hit by truck in Sydney

A man has been rushed to hospital in a critical condition after being hit by a truck in Camperdown this afternoon.

Emergency services were called to City Road about 2.40pm.

Initial investigations suggest a man, believed to aged in his 40s, got off a bus before he was struck by a truck.


He was treated at the scene by Paramedics before being taken to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in a critical condition.

The driver of the truck escaped injury however has been taken to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital for mandatory blood and urine tests.

Two lanes of City Road have been closed southbound as investigations take place.

Officers are urging drivers to avoid the area if possible.