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Allegedly deliberate attack prompts attempted murder charge

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A South Australian driver has been charged with attempted murder after he allegedly deliberately struck a pedestrian then assaulted the man.

Police say the 36-year-old accused, from Renmark, hit a man who walking alongside the Sturt Highway at Monash about 10am on Monday on purpose.

They allege he then got out of his vehicle and inflicted serious injuries to the 34-year-old victim, who has no fixed address and was rushed to Berri Hospital before being flown to Adelaide for treatment.

Police say the driver was arrested at the scene and is due to appear in Berri Magistrates Court on Tuesday.

Investigations surrounding the circumstances are continuing but police say they believe it was not a random incident and both men know each other.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, which involved a Ford sedan, or has any information about it is asked to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Originally published as Attempted murder charge after pedestrian hit

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