PARAMEDICS have been called to Ryde this evening (Friday) after a pedestrian was hit by a car. 

A spokesperson for the Isle of Wight Ambulance Service said: "We were called to St John's Hill in Ryde at 7.37pm to a male who had been hit by a car.

"Paramedics are still on the scene."

UPDATE 9.35pm: A 74-year-old man has been taken to St Mary's Hospital by paramedics.

A spokesperson for the ambulance service said: "A 74-year-old male who sustained head injuries has now been transported hospital."


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