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Blind man struck by car in Frodsham is critical

A blind man is in a critical condition in hospital after being hit by a car while crossing a road in Cheshire.

The 74-year-old was walking with his guide dog along Marsh Lane, Frodsham, when he stepped out into the road in front of a Renault Laguna.

Police said he suffered serious head injuries in the collision and was taken to Countess of Chester Hospital.

The motorist, a 51-year-old man from Runcorn, was unhurt. Police have appealed for witnesses.

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