UPDATE 10.25am: AN elderly man has been taken to Orange hospital with serious leg injuries after being hit by a car in Peisley Street outside IGA at around 8.20am today.
A section of Peisely Street between Byng Street and Summer Street has been re-opened to allow customers to use the IGA car park.
A police investigation is underway with forensic services to attend the scene.
9 AM: AN elderly man has sustained serious leg injuries after being hit by a car as he crossed Peisley Street outside IGA at around 8.30am today.
Three ambulance crews are currently at the scene assessing the extent of his injuries before transporting him to Orange hospital.
There is heavy traffic congestion in the area with police having blocked off Peisely Street between Byng Street and Summer Street.