Public appeal after pedestrian struck by car in Lalor


Michaela Meade

Police are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage after a pedestrian sustained life-threatening injuries during a collision in Lalor this morning.

A 72-year-old Lalor man was crossing High Street at the intersection of Paschke Street, when he was allegedly struck by a black Subaru Forester about 6.30am.

The man sustained life-threatening injuries and was taken to hospital, where he remains.

The driver of the vehicle, a 45-year-old Lalor woman, stopped and assisted police at the scene.

Greensborough Highway Patrol officers are continuing to investigate the collision.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, or anyone with dashcam footage, should contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at