Police closed off a road in Ramsgate following a collision where two pedestrians were hit by a vehicle today (December 15).
Officers were called to the scene in Leopold Street after a report of an older couple being knocked down. South East Coast Ambulance Service was also called.
The road was closed from the corner with Queen Street with assistance from Kent Fire and Rescue Service.
A Kent Police spokesperson said: “Kent Police was called at 2.16pm to reports of a collision involving a car and two pedestrians on Leopold Street, Ramsgate.
“Officers are currently at the scene with the South East Coast Ambulance Service and the two pedestrians are being taken to local hospitals for treatment.”
A South East coast Ambulance Service spokesperson added: “Ambulance crew have attended the scene following reports of a collision involving a vehicle and two pedestrians reported at approximately 2.20pm today.
“The two pedestrians have been assessed and treated at the scene and are being taken to hospital for further checks.”
UPDATE: The road has now been reopened