A man has been taken to hospital after a collision on Elmhurst Road this afternoon.
Witnesses from a nearby shop said they heard a ‘bang’ and saw the man being thrown to the ground after being hit by a car.
Eyewitnesses said the man was wearing shorts and believed he was jogging when he was struck.
Emergency services were called at 12.36pm.
Police were at the scene outside St Clare’s Church directing traffic around the incident and there were heavy tailbacks as a result.
The man was taken to hospital with what are believed to be minor head injuries.
Police said the road had been fully re-opened by 1.30pm.