Man in 20s treated in hospital after being hit by taxi in East Belfast

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A man is being treated in hospital after being struck by a taxi in East Belfast. 

It happened on Castlereagh Street just before 9am this morning.

The pedestrian, who's in his 20s, sustained a head and hip injury as a result of the collision.

PSNI Inspector Sayers says, "The collision, involving a taxi and a man aged in his 20s, was reported to us just before 9am.

“Police attended the scene, along with the Northern Ireland Ambulance Service. 

"The man was taken to hospital for treatment for a head and hip injury.  

“I am urging anyone who witnessed the collision, or who captured it on dash cam, to get in touch with us on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference number 229 of 11/02/19."



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