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Fairy Meadow pedestrian in critical condition

Police carPOLICE are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a pedestrian was hit by a car at Fairy Meadow on Tuesday night.

Wollongong Police were called to Elliotts Road about 9.20pm where they found a 23-year-old woman lying injured on the road.

Witnesses have told police the woman was hit by a car travelling east.

A short time later, a 35-year-old man attended Wollongong Police Station to make a report as the driver in the incident.

The woman was transported by ambulance to Wollongong Hospital, where she is receiving treatment for fractures and internal bleeding. She is reported to be in a critical but stable condition.

Police are now appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to come forward.

Anyone with information about this incident should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.


About Mick Roberts

A newspaper journalist, writer and local historian, Mick Roberts specialises in Australian cultural history, particularly associated with the Australian hotel and liquor industry. Mick has had an interest in revealing the colourful story of pubs, inns and associated industries in Australia for over 30 years. He is currently working on a comprehensive history of the hotel and liquor industry in the Illawarra region of NSW. Besides authoring a number of history books, Mick has owned and operated several community newspapers. He was one time editor of the Wollongong Northern News, The Bulli Times, The Northern Times, The Northern Leader and The Local - all located in the Wollongong region. As a journalist he has worked for Rural Press, Cumberland (News Limited), Sydney based, City News, and is now with Torch Publications based in Canterbury Bankstown, NSW.


One thought on “Fairy Meadow pedestrian in critical condition

  1. Reblogged this on Javmode.


    Posted by warero | April 3, 2013, 4:21 pm

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