Police in Bristol are appealing for witnesses to a serious but strange incident in Lawrence Weston.
A woman in her 60's has been left seriously injured after being hit by a lorry on Kings Weston Lane last Friday night; it happened at around 9pm.
The woman had been walking to work on the nearside pavement, having just crossed over the motorway bridge.
The police say that "for no apparent reason" she was lying in the road when she was hit.
The woman suffered a serious leg injury as a result and remains in hospital.
The police say they want to speak to anyone who may have witnessed what happened, or who was in the area at the time.
If you are able to help them, ring the police on 101 quoting reference number 5219241959.