A PEDESTRIAN has suffered life-threatening injuries after being hit by a Land Rover.

The 56-year-old man was involved in the smash on February 6 as the four-by-four was travelling along Coaley Lane near Brampton.

The pedestrian's injuries were initially described as life-threatening and he was taken to hospital where he was in a critical condition.

The 30-year-old man driving the Land Rover was not injured. Witnesses to the collision should call 101 quoting incident number 516 of February 6.