At around 2.20pm yesterday (Monday 16 August), Merseyside Police received a report of a road traffic collision in Bidston Moss Retail Park.
It was reported that a pedestrian was hit by a car, a silver Mercedes, which also collided with the car in front, a blue Volkswagen. Emergency services attended and the pedestrian, a woman in her 20s, was taken to hospital for life-changing injuries. She remains in hospital in a condition described as critical but stable.
The pedestrian was reported to be carrying her infant child at the time of the incident. The child did not suffer any injuries.
The driver of the silver Mercedes stopped at the scene and is assisting police with enquiries.
CCTV and witness enquiries into the incident are ongoing.
Roads Policing Sergeant Amy Murray said, “We’re asking anyone who was in Bidston Moss Retail Park who may have witnessed the collision yesterday evening to contact us.
“If you captured mobile phone or dashcam footage of the incident then please get in touch as any information you have could prove vital to our investigation.
“Whether you choose to get information to us directly or anonymously, through Crimestoppers, any information you provide will be acted upon.”
Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information is asked to call Merseyside Police Matrix Roads Policing Unit on (0151) 7771530 or contact @MerPolCC on Twitter or Merseyside Police Contact Centre on Facebook quoting reference 21000570891.
Alternatively, you can leave information anonymously with Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. You can also use their online form anonymously: https://crimestoppers-uk.org/give-information/give-information-online