Source: New Zealand Police (District News)
A cyclist is in critical condition in hospital after being hit by a car in Whitford.
It happened around 12:45pm today on Whitford Road at the intersection with Griggs Road.
The cyclist was initially assessed as having serious injuries but is now in a critical condition.
The Serious Crash Unit will be investigating the circumstances.
Diversions around the crash scene are in place while Police attend.