Pensioner hit by car has 'life-threatening' injuries
A pensioner has been left with life-threatening injuries after being knocked down by a car.
The 80-year-old, from Gloucester, was walking along Bruton Way today at 10.30am when he was struck.
He is in hospital with serious head injuries.
The incident caused the closure of the road between London Road and Metz Way.
At least three passers-by called 999 to alert paramedics.
Police say the driver stopped and identified himself and no arrest has been made.
Anyone who witnessed the incident and has not already spoken to police should call them on 101 quoting incident number 113 of November 29.