A man is in a serious condition in hospital after being hit by a van in London Road in Stone.

The 31-year-old man suffered a serious head injury and was taken to Kings College Hospital.

The crash happened at 8.35pm on Sunday, September 3 on the stone-bound lane between the junctions of Brent Way and Mile Stone Road.

Police are appealing for witnesses after the crash which closed the carriageway until midnight.

The serious collision investigation unit would like to hear from any witnesses who saw the collision or either the van or the pedestrian prior to it.

Please call the Witness Appeal Line on 01622 798538.