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64-year-old fighting for life after being hit by quad bike

64-year-old fighting for life after being hit by quad bike

A 64-year-old man is fighting for his life after he was knocked down by a quad bike.

The pedestrian was struck by the vehicle in Sutton, south west London late on Thursday evening, the Metropolitan Police said.

Two people riding on the quad bike, a male driver in his 20s and a pillion passenger also believed to be male, were taken to hospital with minor injuries.

Police and paramedics were called to London Road, Hackbridge at around 11.20pm. The pedestrian was then taken to hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

A Scotland Yard spokesman said no arrests have been made.

Officers from the Met's Serious Collision Investigation Unit are investigating the incident and have appealed for information.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to call officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit at Merton on 020 8543 5157.