Man airlifted to hospital after accident at The Clink - with video

This is The West Country: Police investigate the scene of the accident. Police investigate the scene of the accident.

A MAN has been airlifted to hospital after he was hit by a car at The Clink in Bridgwater this afternoon (December 5).

Police have cordoned off the road between Halfords and McDonalds to conduct their investigations.

A police officer at the scene told the Mercury: “A pedestrian was knocked over by a car.”

PC Jones, road policing officer at the scene, added: “He has been taken to Musgrove Park Hospital in Taunton. What we are doing at the moment is precautionary and we will not know the extent of his injuries until he has been assessed in hospital.

“We are hoping to open the road soon.”

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12:46pm Fri 6 Dec 13

swjoduk says...

So Mercury, any update on how this chap is or is he now the forgotten man??

Hopefully he is stable and recovering well. Maybe Bridgwater News on facebook will shed some light.
So Mercury, any update on how this chap is or is he now the forgotten man?? Hopefully he is stable and recovering well. Maybe Bridgwater News on facebook will shed some light. swjoduk

2:06am Sat 7 Dec 13

Three Pots Derek says...

Heard no more news so hope the injured person is o.k.
Heard no more news so hope the injured person is o.k. Three Pots Derek

3:40pm Sat 7 Dec 13

MR.GOF says...

50yards up the street is a crossing...........
50yards up the street is a crossing........... MR.GOF

10:53am Sat 14 Dec 13

RustyKnight says...

....and that crossing is only any good if you're Usain Bolt!

The light goes green, you're lucky if you're halfway across the road (and that's at fast adult pace) before it goes red and the traffic doesn't give a **** whether theres anyone in the road or not!
....and that crossing is only any good if you're Usain Bolt! The light goes green, you're lucky if you're halfway across the road (and that's at fast adult pace) before it goes red and the traffic doesn't give a **** whether theres anyone in the road or not! RustyKnight

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