Woman hit by car in Auckland

08:50, Aug 09 2014

A woman is recovering in hospital after being struck by a car in central Auckland this afternoon.

A police spokesman said the 25-year-old was hit by the car on Wellesley Street, between Hobson Street and Nelson Street, shortly after 3pm.

She was taken to Auckland Hospital with serious injuries, but she has since been stabilised.

The spokesman said police were now making inquiries to locate the driver of the car involved.