South Scotland

Man, 67, seriously injured after being hit by car in Innerleithen

A 67-year-old man is being treated in hospital for serious injuries after being hit by a car in the Borders.

The incident involving a Ford Fiesta happened on the A72 Pirn Road in Innerleithen at about 15:30 on Friday.

Police Scotland said the pedestrian was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.

Sgt Neil Inglis said: "We're eager for anyone who may have witnessed the collision, or who saw the Fiesta or the pedestrian shortly beforehand, to get in touch."

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