A MAN suffered serious injuries after being hit by a car.

The incident happened at the junction of Windy Bank and Norfolk Street, Colne, just before 10am on Friday when a grey Peugeot 207 collided with a Mini Countryman as the Mini turned right out of a supermarket car park.

The Mini mounted the pavement and hit the pedestrian.


The 45-year-old was taken to Royal Preston Hospital. He suffered suspected fractures ‎to his foot, which have been described as serious but not life-changing.

The man remains in hospital.

Sgt Adam Dawson said: "This collision has left a man with some serious injuries and we would now like to piece together exactly what occurred.

"We would urge anybody with information about the collision to contact us as soon as possible."

Anybody with information is asked to contact police on 101, quoting log number 1433 of March 17.