A 20-year-old man was hit by a truck on the Pacific Highway on Tuesday night around 10.30pm.
A 20-year-old man was hit by a truck on the Pacific Highway on Tuesday night around 10.30pm. Frank Redward

Man hit by truck on Pacific Highway

UPDATE: A MAN hit by a truck in Coffs Harbour last night as he crossed the Pacific Highway remains in hospital in a critical condition this morning. 

The man, aged in his 20s, was struck on Grafton St around 10.30pm as he crossed the Pacific Highway near the Vernon St intersection. 

Police are appealing for witnesses to the crash and anyone who may have had dash cam vision of the incident.

 

EARLIER: A MAN aged in his 20s has been hospitalised after being struck by a truck.

Emergency services were called to Grafton Street Coffs Harbour around 10.30pm on Tuesday night.

The crash happened on the southbound lanes just before Vernon St.

The man reportedly suffered serious injuries including multiple fractures and was taken to hospital, while the truck driver was interviewed by police.

A contra-flow remained in place and the highway was fully reopened at 4am.