Man rushed to hospital after stabbing in south Leeds

A road closure is in place after a man was stabbed in south Leeds.

Thursday, 12th December 2019, 7:22 pm
Updated Thursday, 12th December 2019, 7:23 pm

Police were called to an address in Dewsbury Road after reports that a man had been stabbed at around 5.30pm.

A police cordon is in place near the junction with Burton Avenue, close to the Premier store.

The man has been taken to hospital, but his condition is not yet known.

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First West Yorkshire said part of the road was closed, with buses diverting.

A police spokesman said: "Enquiries into the incident remain ongoing and any witnesses are asked to call police on 101 quoting log 1299 of today."

Dewsbury Road (Photo: Google).