A man is fighting for his life after being hit by a car in Mitcham.

Police were called at 7.14am this morning (February 6) to reports of a crash between a car and a pedestrian in Holborn Way at the junction with Western Road.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended. The pedestrian, who is aged in his late 60s, was taken to a west London hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

The driver stopped at the scene.

Detectives from the Roads and Transport Policing Command are investigating.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or who has dashcam footage is asked to call the Met's Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 020 8543 5157 or via 101 quoting reference 1153/06Feb19

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.