POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a man was knocked down in Aberdeen today.
The elderly man was hit by a car on Union Street, near the junction with Huntly Street, at around 7.30am.
The driver stopped to check on the man, who got up and boarded the number 11 First Bus. He is believed to have got off the bus in the Hazlehead area of the city.
He is thought to be in his 60s or 70s, about 5ft 3ins with grey cropped hair. He was wearing a navy jacket and trousers.
Sergeant Mark Stephen, of the City Centre Policing Team, said: “We want to make sure that this elderly gentleman is safe and see whether he requires any medical attention.
“I am also asking for anyone who witnessed the collision this morning to come forward and make us aware.”
Anyone who may know the man or who witnessed the collision is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101.