69-year-old woman suffers head injuries after being hit by vehicle in Leeds city centre

A 69-year-old woman has been rushed to hospital after being hit by a vehicle in Leeds city centre.

Thursday, 14th November 2019, 4:56 pm
Updated Thursday, 14th November 2019, 6:51 pm
A 69-year-old woman has been rushed to hospital after being hit by a vehicle on Quebec Street (Photo: Google)

Police and ambulance crews were called to the collision on Quebec Street at 4.07pm, which involved a 69-year-old pedestrian and one vehicle.

A spokesperson for West Yorkshire Police has confirmed that the woman was taken to hospital with serious head injuries.

Quebec Street was closed by police at 4.20pm and traffic was diverted via Wellington Street. The road has since been reopened and the scene cleared.

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Police officers at the scene after the crash on Quebec Street

Metro Travel has warned that delays are likely on bus services through the city centre.