Man arrested after pedestrian hit by car outside Coalisland

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Police are investigating after a pedestrian was hit by a car on Brackaville Road earlier today (Tuesday 20 January).

Inspector Hazel Reid said: “Police are investigating a serious RTC which occurred on the Brackaville Road earlier today. A male has been arrested and is currently in Police custody.

“The pedestrian has been taken to hospital for treatment to his injuries.

“There are no further details at this stage.

“Police would appeal to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or who has any information to contact them at Dungannon on the non-emergency number 101.”

The Brackaville Road is closed at present and diversion are in place.