Paramedics at the scene of a vehicle and pedestrian incident on the Warrego Highway at Roma.
Paramedics at the scene of a vehicle and pedestrian incident on the Warrego Highway at Roma. MARGUERITE CUDDIHY

Pedestrian seriously injured on highway

UPDATE 2.20PM: One person has been taken to hospital in a serious condition. 

Emergency services were called to the Warrego Highway at Roma to reports of a truck and pedestrian incident about 1.18pm. 

The pedestrain was assessed and treated for critical injuries at the scene. 

The person has now been taken to Roma Hospital. 

EARLIER 1.47PM: One person has been critically injured after a vehicle and pedestrian incident west of Toowoomba.

Emergency services were called to the Warrego Highway at Roma about 1.18pm.

Paramedics are currently at the scene, near the Roma Explorers Inn. 

One patient is being assessed and treated for critical injuries.

Motorists are being advised to avoid the area as traffic is affected.