Sydney woman hit by car on pedestrian crossing

A woman is recovering in hospital after being hit by a car in Lidcombe in the early hours of this morning.

The 55-year-old was walking across the pedestrian crossing on Childs Street when she was struck by a Toyota Hilux just after midnight.

The woman was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to Westmead Hospital for minor injuries.


The driver, a 23-year-old man, was breath tested and returned a negative result.

Inquiries into the crash are continuing.

Police are urging anyone who witnessed the incident to contact police via Crime Stoppers.