Man taken to hospital after he was hit by a car in Hilderthorpe Road, Bridlington

Police were called to the area just after 10am.
Police were called to the area just after 10am.

A 77-year-old man is recovering after a road accident near to the entrance to Tesco in Bridlington this morning.

Emergency services were called to Hilderthorpe Road, Bridlington following reports of a collision involving a car and a pedestrian at around 10am.

The road was closed for a while and traffic diverted.

A Humberside Police spokesperson said: "The pedestrian, a 77-year-old man, has been taken to hospital for treatment to injuries that are not thought to be life threatening."