Manchester

Man charged after woman, 75, hit by car

Manchester New Road in Middleton Image copyright Google
Image caption The woman was struck on Manchester New Road in Middleton

A man has been charged after a 75-year-old woman who was hit by a car was left in a life-threatening condition.

The woman was struck shortly after 21:30 GMT on Friday on Manchester New Road in Middleton, Greater Manchester.

She was taken to hospital with multiple injuries.

A 39-year-old man from Blackley has been charged with causing serious injury by dangerous driving, and failing to provide a specimen for analysis.

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