AN 86-year-old who was hit by a car while crossing the road on his mobility scooter in South Molton has died.
The man was knocked over at around 11.20am on Saturday morning on a zebra crossing outside Sainsbury’s on New Road.
The collision involved a blue Ford Focus registered to South Molton.
The road was closed for three hours and Devon Air Ambulance was called to the scene.
The man was unconscious at the scene and suffered serious head injuries. He was taken to North Devon District Hospital by land ambulance.
Police say the man died in hospital on Monday evening, after being in a critical condition for two days. His family have been informed.
Police are now appealing for any witnesses to the incident. If you have any information, call non-emergency number 101 quoting log 264 of January 11.