The pedestrian who was hit is in a serious but stable condition.
Tasmania Police said there was an “ongoing investigation” into the matter.
A man is being treated by paramedics after a hit and run at Newnham.
Tasmania Police issued a statement shortly after 4pm saying emergency services were at the scene.
“An adult male was struck by a vehicle shortly after 3.30pm and is being treated by ambulance,” a police statement said.
“Investigations are continuing regarding this matter.”
The incident occurred at Julie Crescent.
No further details are available at this stage.
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