A woman is in a serious condition after being hit by a car in Sydney’s west.
The accident occurred just after 5.30pm on Friday.
Police said the woman, believed to be aged in her 60s, was struck by an eastbound hatchback at the intersection of Merrylands Road and Ridge Street at Merrylands.
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She was rushed to Westmead Hospital where she is understood to be in a serious condition.
The male driver of the car managed to escape unharmed and was taken to Westmead Hospital for a mandatory blood and urine sample.
Investigations are ongoing.