A man has been taken to hospital after being hit by a car on the Pacific Highway near the Sleepy Hollow rest area on Friday (July 27).
About 9.50pm emergency services were called to the Pacific Highway following reports a male pedestrian had been struck by a vehicle while walking on the road near the rest area.
The man, believed to be aged in his 30s, was treated by NSW Ambulance paramedics at the scene, before being taken to the Gold Coast Hospital via Westpac Rescue Helicopter in a serious condition.
The female driver of the vehicle was uninjured and returned a negative result to a roadside breath test.
Officers from Tweed/Byron Police District are investigating the circumstances surrounding the incident.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.