Road worker injured when hit by car in Newbury

A road worker suffered serious leg injuries when he was hit by a car as he carried out drainage work in Berkshire.

The man was working with colleagues on behalf on West Berkshire Council when he was struck by a Volkswagen Golf on the A4 London Road in Newbury.

He was taken to hospital on Tuesday night and treated for serious leg injuries. His condition is not life threatening, officers said.

Police appealed to anyone who travelled through the roadworks at the time.

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