Man suffers serious injuries after being hit by car by Sainsbury’s in Peterborough

Emergency services incident, news form the Peterborough Telegraph, www.peterboroughtoday.co.uk @peterboroughtel on Twitter
Emergency services incident, news form the Peterborough Telegraph, www.peterboroughtoday.co.uk @peterboroughtel on Twitter

A man was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital after suffering what are described as serious head and chest injuries after being hit by a car by Sainsbury’s in Oxney Road, Peterborough.

The man in his 20s was said to be in a serious but stable condition following the incident yesterday evening (Sunday, October 11).

The East of England Ambulance Service said they were called at 7.27pm to a bridge by Sainsbury’s and sent an ambulance crew, ambulance officer and a rapid response vehicle.

Magpas’ Doctor Lee Soomaroo and Paramedic Chris Hawkins also arrived via the Magpas Rapid Response BMW and anaesthetised the patient, before accompanying him to hospital by land ambulance.

Cambridgeshire police were called at approximately 7.30pm.

A spokeswoman said: “A man in his 20s was struck by a blue Toyota Avensis and has sustained serious injuries.

“Enquiries are ongoing and we urge anyone with more information to call 101.”