Pedestrian killed after being hit by van in Leeds

A pedestrian has been killed after being hit by a van in Leeds.

Friday, 8th November 2019, 4:39 pm
Updated Friday, 8th November 2019, 4:51 pm
The family of Kath Bichard have released this photograph. Photo provided by Wewst Yorkshire Police.

Kath Bichard, 75, was struck by a silver coloured Vauxhall Vivaro van at 5.30pm on Monday, November 4.

The van was reversing when it crashed into her on New Forrest Way in Middleton.

She suffered a serious head injury during the incident.

Kath, who is from Leeds, died on Wednesday evening.

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Detective Sergeant Fiona Allan of the Major Collision Enquiry Team, said: “I am appealing for anyone who saw the incident and / or who may have dash cam footage of the incident to come forward”“

Anyone with information is asked to contact the police on 101 quoting log 1484 of 4 November.