A man is fighting for life in hospital after being hit by a car in Byron Bay.
The 62-year-old pedestrian was walking along Byron Street last night, when he attempted to cross Fletcher street.
He was then struck by a Toyota Station wagon.
He was airlifted to Gold Coast University Hospital in a critical condition.
The female driver was taken to Byron Bay Hospital for mandatory testing.
Police are still piecing together what happened, and are encouraging anyone with information to come forward.