Northern Ireland

Man critical after being hit by car in Moira

Road accident scene, Moira
Image caption Police have appealed for witnesses following the road traffic accident in Moira, County Down

A 34-year-old man is being treated in hospital following a road traffic accident in Moira, County Down.

He was hit by a car on the Glenavy Road close to the railway halt around 02:40 GMT on Saturday.

Police said his injuries are believed to be "extremely serious" and it is understood he remains in a critical condition in hospital.

Police have appealed for anyone who witnessed the collision to contact them.